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Bluff northwest of Wann (Wann Fm., Washington Co., OK) (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Washington County, Oklahoma (36.9° N, 95.8° W: paleocoordinates 10.5° S, 36.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Hickory Creek Shale Member (Wann Formation), Carboniferous (360.7 - 298.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Collection methods: core

Primary reference: J. M. Malinky and P. H. Heckel. 1998. Paleoecology and taphonomy of faunal assemblages in gray "core" (offshore) shales in Midcontinent Pennsylvanian cyclothems. Palaios 13(4):311-334 [J. Alroy/M. Sommers/P. Wagner] more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 163: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Mike Sommers on 20.11.1998, edited by Pete Wagner

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