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D-GG Garvey Gully, Dolodrook River, E Victoria (Cambrian to of Australia)

Where: Victoria, Australia (37.6° S, 146.6° E: paleocoordinates 14.5° N, 159.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: "Dolodrook River Limestone" Formation, Mindyallan to Mindyallan (501.0 - 498.5 Ma)

• Late Mindyallan-Idamean; The Dolodrook River Limestones are small inliers protruding through the Middle Ordovician Garvey Gully Formation.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal shelf; lithified grainstone and lithified packstone

• low-moderate energy, deep neritic (at or below wave base) outer shelf to upper slope
• grainstones, packstones, wackestones; minor mudstones

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. R. Paterson and J. R. Laurie. 2004. Late Cambrian trilobites from the Dolodrook River limestones, eastern Victoria, Australia. Memoirs of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists 30:83-111 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 64043: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 30.08.2006

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