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Montague, New Jersey (Devonian of the United States)

Also known as Reef 1501

Where: New Jersey (41.3° N, 74.8° W: paleocoordinates 36.3° S, 34.4° W)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Coeymans Limestone Formation, Lochkovian (416.0 - 412.3 Ma)

• Gedinnian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified reef rocks

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

• Diversity probably quite high

Primary reference: W. F. Precht. 1989. Lower Devonian reefs of the Coeymans Formation in the northern Appalachian basin. In H. H. J. Geldsetzer, N. P. James, and G. E. Tebbutt (eds.), Reefs, Canada and adjacent areas. Canadian Soc. Petrol. Geologists, Memoir 13:514-519 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling] more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 45305: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 19.10.2004

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