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Jimba Jimba Station, crinoid slab (Permian of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (25.0° S, 115.2° E: paleocoordinates 58.4° S, 91.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Cundlego Formation, Kungurian (279.5 - 272.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by Kevin Davy, Chris Johnston, Tom Titherspoon

Primary reference: G. D. Webster and P. A. Jell. 1999. New Permian crinoids from Australia. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 43(1):279-340 [G. Webster/G. Webster/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 120603: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 18.11.2011

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