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McCann Quarry (Permian of the United States)

Also known as "McCaren quarry"; Nardin site, Eddy site, OMNH locality V128

Where: Kay County, Oklahoma (36.7° N, 97.4° W: paleocoordinates 3.9° N, 26.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: McCann Sandstone Member (Wellington Formation), Leonard (290.1 - 268.0 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial-deltaic; coarse-grained sandstone and gray, yellow sandstone

• "predominantly nearshore [...], in part marine" (Olson, 1967)

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. C. Olson. 1967. Early Permian Vertebrates. Oklahoma Geological Survey Circular 74:1-111 [J. Mueller/T. Liebrecht/T. Liebrecht] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 79815: authorized by Johannes Mueller, entered by Jana Dummasch on 25.03.2008, edited by Torsten Liebrecht

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