Canadian Stromatolites


PHOTO NUMBER NAME AGE FORMATION LOCATION  MY CODE ON ROCK (not for labels)
1DSC_0794 Stromatolite – 

 

cf. Pilbaria sp.

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Wildbread Fm Cove on S coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada W. COL 

 

Col Wildb

2DSC_0795 Stromatolite – Gongylina sp. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Small island off central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada U2
3DSC_0796 Stromatolite – Gongylina sp. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Elongate island on E end of Blanchet Is, NWT, Canada LONG IS.
4DSC_0797 Stromatolite – 

 

cf. Pilbaria sp.

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Wildbread Fm Elongate island on E end of Blanchet Is, NWT, Canada LONG IS. W
5DSC_0798 Stromatolite –      Platella cf. anasata Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Taltheilei Fm Small island at NE end of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada TAL SM IS 3
6DSC_0799 PHOTO NOT GOOD FOR IDENTIFICATION Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Taltheilei Fm Small island at NE end of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada TAL SM IS
7DSC_0800 Stromatolite – Kussoidella cf. limata Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Elongate island on E end of Blanchet Is, NWT, Canada LONG IS 1 UTS
8DSC_0802 Stromatolite – 

 

Stratifera sp.

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Small island off central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada 1ST Is “U”
9DSC_0804 Stromatolite – 

 

cf. Jacutophyton sp.

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Elongate island on E end of Blanchet Is, NWT, Canada LONG IS 3
10DSC_0806 Stromatolite – 

 

Kussiella cf. kussiensis

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Taltheilei Fm Cove on NE coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada B1
11DSC_0808 Stromatolite – Gongylina sp. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm THERE IS A MISTAKE WITH THE LOCALITY WRITTEN ON THE PIECE NOT MY DOING EITHER
12DSC_0809 Stromatolite – Gongylina sp. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada BD2
13DSC_0810 Stromatolite – Stratifera sp. with microdigitate stromatolite band. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Wildbread Fm Small island off central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada 1st I. F
14DSC_0812 PHOTO NOT GOOD FOR IDENTIFICATION Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Wildbread Fm Elongate island on E end of Blanchet Is, NWT, Canada LONG IS. W
15 TOP

 

2 PIECES IN PHOTO

15 BOTTOMDSC_0813

Thrombolite 

 

Thrombolite with Djulmekella sp.

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Hearne Fm S coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada H1
16DSC_0814 Stromatolite – Gongylina sp. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Small island off central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada UTSINGI FRA
17DSC_0816 Stromatolite – 

 

Kussiella cf. kussiensis

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Taltheilei Fm Small island at NE end of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada TAL SM IS 1
18DSC_0817 Stromatolite – Gongylina sp. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Small island off central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada Uts 1st Is Fireplace
19DSC_0818 Stromatolite –

 

Kussiella cf. kussiensis

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Taltheilei Fm Cove on NE coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada B1
20DSC_0822 Stromatolite – 

 

Stratifera sp.

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Small island off central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada U 2
1 & 21 are  same pic_20181120_154808 Stromatolite – 

 

cf. Pilbaria sp.

Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Wildbread Fm Cove on S coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada W. COL 

 

Col Wildb

2 & 22 are  same picDSC_0795 Stromatolite – Gongylina sp. Paleoproterozoic – ~1.88 Ga Utsingi Fm Small island off central N coast of Blanchet Island, NWT, Canada U2