A New Phyllolepid Placoderm Occurrence (Devonian Fish) from the Dulcie Sandstone, Georgina Basin, Central Australia
A new phyllolepid placoderm occurrence from a low level in the Dulcie Sandstone, Georgina Basin, Northern Territory, lies about 200 metres stratigraphically above an older fish assemblage containing Wuttagoonaspis. A new species Austrophyllolepis dulciensis is characterised by an unusually broad anterior ventrolateral plate. The stratigraphic range of other species in this genus from southeastern Australia and Antarctica suggest a Givetian-Frasnian age. Early members of the order Phyllolepida...[Show more]
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