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Fossil Fish Beds

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These are some of the fossil fish beds found in Australia.
Blackwater Shale, Queensland see Australian Fish of the Permian-Carboniferous
Broken Creek, Broken River Area, North Queensland See Acanthodians
Bunga Beds in coastal south-eastern Australia, Middle Devonian
Talbragar Fossil Fish Bed, Early to Middle Jurassic, found in the Merrygoen Ironstone Member, near Mudgee in New South Wales
Horn Creek Siltstone in Central Australia
Canowindra, NSW
Taemas-Wee Jasper, Baridwood, New South Wales
Cave Island in Burrinjuck Dam, near Taemas
Mansfield Group, Victoria see Australian Fish of the Permian-Carboniferous
Murrumbidgee Group,  region, NSW
Lick Hole Limestone near Cooma in New South Wales.
Lightning Ridge, New South Wales
Jemalong Gap, near Forbes in New South Wales
Hawkesbury Sandstone, near Gosford, NSW
Narrien Range, Queensland see Australian Fish of the Permian-Carboniferous
Newcastle Coal Measures of NSW - Carboniferous see Australian Fish of the Permian-Carboniferous
Wianamatta Group of NSW - Middle Triassic
Somersby fish site, near Gosford, NSW
St Peters area of New South Wales
Mirrabooka Formation near Canberra, ACT See
Silverdale Formation near Canberra, ACT See
Buchan area, Victoria See
Mt Howitt, Victoria
Famennian red sandstone outcrops on the Genoa River in eastern Victoria
Devonian of the Grampian Ranges of western Victoria
Mansfield Group, Carboniferous, Victoria
Blackwater Shale of Queensland
Broken Creek Formation in the Broken River area of north Queensland
Cravens Park Beds in the Georgina Basin, south-west Queensland - Early Devonian
Murgon, Queensland - Late Carboniferous
Narrien Range, Queensland - Carboniferous
Rewan Formation in southern Queensland,
Redbank Plains area of southern Queensland
Togo Range - see
Gogo formation, Northern Territory.
Utting Calcarenite of Western Australian.
Blina Shale of northern WA - Triassic
Kockatea Shale, WA
Leigh Creek, South Australia, Late Triassic
Koonwarra Fossil Site, south Gippsland, Victoria
Utting Calcarenite, Early Carboniferous, Western Australia see Australian Fish of the Permian-Carboniferous

 

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