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Buildex Quarry [Stranger Fm] (Carboniferous to of the United States)

Where: Franklin County, Kansas (38.6° N, 95.3° W: paleocoordinates 2.7° S, 27.8° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Tonganoxie Sandstone Member (Stranger Formation), Missourian to Missourian (305.9 - 303.4 Ma)

• Missourian-Virgilian Series

Environment/lithology: estuary or bay; lithified siltstone

Preservation: trace

Primary reference: L. A. Buatois, M. G. Mangano, C. G. Maples and W. P. Lanier. 1998. Ichnology of an Upper Carboniferous fluvio-estuarine paleovalley: The Tonganoxie Sandstone, Buildex Quarry, eastern Kansas, U.S.A. Journal of Paleontology 72(1):152-180 [J. Alroy/M. Sommers/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 31: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Mike Sommers on 20.11.1998

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