Willie’s Hole Bed 2 (amphibian bed) (Carboniferous of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Whiteadder Water near Chirnside

Where: Scotland, United Kingdom (55.8° N, 2.2° W: paleocoordinates 10.4° S, 1.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: claviger-macra pollen zone, Ballagan Formation, Tournaisian (358.9 - 346.7 Ma)

• Bed 2

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. R. Smithson, K. R. Richards, and J. A. Clack. 2016. Lungfish diversity in Romer's Gap: reaction to the end-Devonian. Palaeontology 59(1):29-44 [G. Lloyd/G. Lloyd/G. Lloyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 194781: authorized by Graeme Lloyd, entered by Graeme Lloyd on 29.06.2018, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Archipolypoda -
Archipolypoda "indet. 3"2 Scudder 1882 millipede
NMS G. 2015.32.854
 Dipnoi -
Ctenodus williei n. sp. Smithson et al. 2016 lungfish
UMZC 2011.7.5, UMZC 20011.7.6, UMZC 2104.4.1, GSL 1312
 Tetrapoda -
Koilops herma n. gen. n. sp.1, Perittodus apsconditus n. gen. n. sp.1
Koilops herma n. gen. n. sp.1 Clack et al. 2016 tetrapod
NMS G. 2013.39/14. (Holotype) Isolated skull mainly as a natural mould.
Perittodus apsconditus n. gen. n. sp.1 Clack et al. 2016 tetrapod
UMZC 2011.7.2a and b. (Holotype) Cheek region of skull, lower jaw, and postcranial elements in part and counterpart.