Also known as Kowalotrochus sanctacrucensis association
Where: Poland (50.8° N, 20.6° E: paleocoordinates 19.9° S, 32.8° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Upper Sitkówka Beds Member (Kowala Formation), Early/Lower Frasnian (383.7 - 382.4 Ma)
• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: THICKNESS: From equivalent strata to the lower Sitkowka beds of the Kowala Formation, below in the regional section to that of the Kadzielnia Mbr. AGE: Early Frasnian according to Fig. 2 of Krawczynski (2002). STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From set A2, lower part of Kowala section.
•l. Pa. falsiovalis / u. Pa. falsiovalis zone, earliest Frasnian.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified, shelly/skeletal packstone
Size class: macrofossils
Preservation: cast, mold/impression
Collection methods: COLLECTOR: W. Krawczynski (1995-2000), Racki (1976-1994), Gürich (1896). REPOSITORY: ZPAL (Polish Akademy of Science, Warsaw), MGUWr (Geological Museum of the Institute of Geological Sciences of Wroclaw University), GIUS (Faculty of Earth Sciences of Silesian University, Sosnoweic.
Primary reference: M. Krawczyński. 2002. Frasnian gastropod synecology and bio-events in the Dyminy reef complex of the Holy Cross Mountains, Poland. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 47(2):267-288 [M. Foote/M. Foote/P. Wagner] more details
Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis
PaleoDB collection 62179: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 13.07.2006, edited by Pete Wagner
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