Martins Well Lst, Broken River Province, N Queensland (Devonian to of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (19.5° S, 145.0° E: paleocoordinates 2.5° N, 163.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Martins Well Limestone Member (Graveyard Creek Formation), Lochkovian to Lochkovian (419.2 - 407.6 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone and sandstone

• Ref. 10847 interprets as deep-water, unstable shelf, shallowing toward top.
• Ref. 10847: "Greywackes, pebbly conglomerates, sandy siltstones, and mudstones with occasional small limestone lenses interbeded and a basal greywacke conglomerate"

Primary reference: D. H. Wyatt and J. S. Jell. 1967. Devonian of the Townsville Hinterland, Queensland, Australia. In D. H. Oswald, ed. International Symposium on the Devonian System. Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists, Calgary 99-105 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 40015: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 14.06.2004

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Taxonomic list

• For the most part, only the corals are considered in any detail.