Montgomery Switch, Chester limestone (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Kentucky (37.2° N, 87.9° W: paleocoordinates 17.3° S, 34.5° W)

When: Glen Dean Limestone Member, Mississippian (358.9 - 323.2 Ma)

• Chester Limestone

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Museum of Comparative Zoology at Cambridge

Primary reference: C. R. Eastman. 1903. Carboniferous fishes from the central western States. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 39:163-226 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 133266: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 08.09.2012, edited by Bethany Allen

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Taxonomic list

 Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae
Coledium explanatum McChesney 1860
USNM 48895
 Petalodontiformes - Pristodontidae
Peripristis semicircularis Newberry and Worthen 1866 chimaera