Bryozoa from the lower Manning Canyon shale, Locality 11024, Utah Co., UT (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Utah County, Utah (40.5° N, 112.3° W: paleocoordinates 0.8° N, 43.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: lower Member (Manning Canyon Formation), Chesterian (339.4 - 318.1 Ma)

• Late Chesterian-early Pennsylvanian.Collections from lower part of Manning Canyon shale up to and including the Medial Limestone unit.

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shale and limestone

• 'The lower (Mississippian) part is charachterized by clay shales with some limestones'.

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: This collection is part of a larger collection housed at the Types and Stratigraphic Collection Repositories, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

Primary reference: L. H. Burckle. 1960. Some Mississippian fenestrate bryozoa from central Utah. Journal of Paleontology 34(6):1077-1098 [M. Patzkowsky/J. Bonelli/J. Bonelli]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41214: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by James Bonelli on 08.07.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Fenestrida - Fenestellidae