Loc. Ab-6, lower Long Rapids Fmn, Williams Island, N Ontario (Devonian of Canada)

Where: Ontario, Canada (50.4° N, 81.6° W: paleocoordinates 25.8° S, 26.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Long Rapids Formation, Frasnian (382.7 - 372.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; gray shale and gray, green lime mudstone

• The sample is from a greyish green micritic limestone bed, 0.05 m thick, within a dark grey to black shale, 8.2 m above base of section.

Primary reference: A. W. Norris, T. T. Uyeno, P. Sartenaer and P. G. Telford. 1992. Brachiopod and conodont faunas from the uppermost Williams Island Formation and lower Long Rapids Formation (Middle and Upper Devonian), Moose River Basin, northern Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 434:1-133 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 40050: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 16.06.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Monograph covers brachiopods and conodonts. Some other elements mentioned as well.
Gastropoda
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Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
Cephalopoda
 Agoniatitida - Gephuroceratidae
Manticoceras cf. sinuosum Hall 1843 ammonite
Conodonta
 Conodontophorida - Icriodontidae
 Conodontophorida -
 Ozarkodinida - Polygnathidae
unclassified
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Lingulata
 Lingulida - Lingulidae
Lingula sp. BruguiƩre 1797
 Lingulida -
Lingulipora sp. Girty 1898