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Kendrick Shale Unit (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Kentucky (37.0° N, 83.0° W: paleocoordinates 12.1° S, 23.3° W)

When: Breathitt Formation, Morrowan (318.1 - 314.6 Ma)

• Morrowan series

Environment/lithology: marine

Primary reference: R. D. Hoare and M. T. Sturgeon. 1998. Pennsylvanian endothyroid foraminifera from the Appalachian Basin. Journal of Paleontology 72(3):405-418 [J. Alroy/M. Sommers/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 12: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Mike Sommers on 20.11.1998

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