Carrigadaggan (Ordovician of Ireland)

Also known as Was: Duncannon Group, Carrigadaggan, Ireland

Where: Lenister, Ireland (53.5° N, 7.2° W: paleocoordinates 23.3° S, 31.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Dicranograptus caudatus graptolite zone, Upper Member (Campile Formation), Longvillian (457.5 - 455.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: transition zone or lower shoreface; siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. A. Parkes. 1994. The brachiopods of the Duncannon Group (Middle-Upper Ordovician) of southeast Ireland. Bulletin of the Natural History Museum (Geology) 50(2):105-174 [M. Patzkowsky/Z. Krug/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 55702: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by Zack Krug on 03.11.2005

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Trilobita
 Phacopida - Pterygometopidae
Calyptaulax sp. n. sp. Cooper 1930 trilobite
 Phacopida - Encrinuridae
Encrinuroides sp. Reed 1931 trilobite
Cybelinae indet. Holliday 1942 trilobite
Deacybele arenosa McCoy 1846 trilobite
Atractopyge aff. dentata Esmark 1833 trilobite
 Phacopida - Cheiruridae
Sphaerexochus sp. Beyrich 1845 trilobite
 Phacopida - Calymenidae
Flexicalymene sp. Shirley 1936 trilobite
sp. B
 Harpida -
Harpida indet. trilobite
 Asaphida -
Asaphida indet. Salter 1864 trilobite
 Asaphida - Remopleurididae
 Asaphida - Raphiophoridae
Ampyx austinii trilobite
 Asaphida - Trinucleidae
 Lichida - Lichidae
"Autoloxolichas laxatus" = Allolichas laxatus McCoy 1846 trilobite
Strophomenata
 Orthotetida - Triplesiidae
? Oxoplecia sp. Wilson 1913
? Bicuspina sp. Havlicek 1950
 Billingsellida - Gonambonitidae
 Strophomenida - Bimuriidae
? Bimuria sp. Ulrich and Cooper 1942
 Strophomenida - Sowerbyellidae
"Sowerbyella sericea" = Sowerbyella (Sowerbyella) sericea
"Sowerbyella sericea" = Sowerbyella (Sowerbyella) sericea Sowerby 1839
 Strophomenida - Leptestiidae
Leptestiina oepiki Whittington 1938
 Strophomenida -
"Plectambonitacea indet." = Plectambonitoidea
"Plectambonitacea indet." = Plectambonitoidea Jones 1928
 Strophomenida - Leptellinidae
Rhynchonellata
 Protorthida - Skenidiidae
 Orthida - Linoporellidae
? Salopia sp. Williams 1955
 Orthida - Saukrodictyidae
Saukrodictya cf. sp. Wright 1964
sp. A
 Orthida - Glyptorthidae
? Glyptorthis sp. Foerste 1914
 Orthida - Orthidae
"Orthambonites" sp. Pander 1830
 Orthida - Productorthidae
Nicolella cf. actoniae de Sowerby and Murchison 1839
 Orthida - Hesperorthidae
? Dolerorthis sp. Schuchert and Cooper 1931
 Orthida - Platystrophiidae
 Orthida - Cremnorthidae
Cremnorthis parva Williams 1963
Craniata
 Craniida - Craniidae
Bivalvia
  -
Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
Gastropoda
  -
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
Bryozoa
  -
Bryozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1831
Rhombifera
 Caryocystitidacea - Echinosphaeritidae
Echinosphaerites sp. Wahlenberg 1818
Crinoidea
  -
Crinoidea indet. Miller 1821 Sea lily
Anthozoa
  -
Anthozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1834
Scyphozoa
 Conulariida -
Conulariida indet. Miller and Gurley 1896 jellyfish