Unit 10, McKenzie Formation, Lost River Section (Silurian to of the United States)

Where: Hardy County County, West Virginia (39.0° N, 78.7° W: paleocoordinates 33.2° S, 43.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: McKenzie Formation, Ludlow to Ludlow (427.4 - 419.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, calcareous shale

Primary reference: H. P. Woodward. 1941. Silurian System of West Virginia. West Virginia Geological Survey 14:1-326 [P. Wagner/K. Koverman/K. Koverman]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 41138: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Kimberly Koverman on 07.07.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Ostracoda
 Palaeocopida - Kloedenellidae
Cephalopoda
 Orthocerida - Orthoceratidae
"Orthoceras" sp. Breynius 1832