Acanthopyge Limestone of the Eifelian, Barrandia (CZE) (Devonian of Czech Republic)

Where: Koneprusy, Czech Republic (49.5° N, 14.3° E: paleocoordinates 29.8° S, 39.0° E)

When: Polygnathus costatus partitus, Polygnathus costatus costatus, uppermost Polygnathus xylus ensensis conodont zone, Acanthopyge Limestone Member (Chotec Formation), Eifelian (393.3 - 387.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; gray, yellow limestone

• "Benthic Assemblage 2 to 3 of Boucot."
• "light grey platy to thick-bedded bioclastic crinoidal limestones, locally with subordinate layers and lenses of yellow-grey or rose colored biomicrites or laminated micrites."

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: I. Chlupac. 1998. Devonian. In I. Chlupac, V. Havlicek, J. Kriz, Z. Kukal, P. Storch (eds.), Palaeozoic of the Barrandian (Cambrian to Devonian) 101-133 [A. Miller/J. Sessa/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 12257: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Jocelyn Sessa on 16.10.2001

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Taxonomic list

• In Ref 4216: Table 2 records Graptolites as present, Table 3 records Conodonts as present, Table 4 Ammonoids, Table 5 Tentaculita, Table 6 Trilobites, Table 7 records selected Brachiopods.
 Corynexochida - Styginidae
 Odontopleurida - Odontopleuridae
 Aulacopleurida - Aulacopleuridae
 Phacopida - Phacopidae
 Phacopida - Cheiruridae
Cheirurus (Pilletopeltis) affinis trilobite
Cheirurus Pilletopeltis affinis affinis
 Harpida - Harpetidae
 Proetida - Tropidocoryphidae
Tropidocoryphe pseudofilicostata trilobite
Tropidocoryphe pseudofilicostata pseudofilicostata
Proetopeltis neglecta trilobite
Proetopeltis neglecta neglecta
Nagaproetus ferentarius trilobite
Nagaproetus ferentarius agnathus
"Trautensteinproetus kandahar" = Xiphogonium trilobite
 Proetida - Proetidae
 Lichida - Lichidae
"Acanthopyge haueri" = Acanthopyge (Acanthopyge) haueri
"Acanthopyge haueri" = Acanthopyge (Acanthopyge) haueri Barrande 1846 trilobite
 Athyridida - Meristellidae
 Spiriferida - Adolfiidae
 Spiriferida - Cyrtiidae
 Spiriferida - Tenellodermidae
Cingulodermis columbina
Cingulodermis columbina columbina
 Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae
 Spiriferida - Xenomartiniidae
 Spiriferida - Reticulariidae
 Pentamerida - Clorindidae
Clorinda sp. Barrande 1879
 Atrypida - Davidsoniidae
 Rhynchonellida - Septalariidae
 Rhynchonellida - Rozmanariidae
 Nowakiida - Nowakiidae
Nowakia sulcata Roemer 1843
Nowakia sulcata sulcata
 Agoniatitida - Agoniatitidae
"Agoniatites (Fidelites) fidelis" = Fidelites fidelis
"Agoniatites (Fidelites) fidelis" = Fidelites fidelis Barrande 1865 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Pinacitidae
Pinacites jugleri Roemer 1843 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Werneroceratidae
? Cabrieroceras sp., "Werneroceras (Werneroceras) testatum" = Diallagites testatus
? Cabrieroceras sp. Bogoslovsky 1961 ammonite
Cabrieroceras sp. I
"Werneroceras (Werneroceras) testatum" = Diallagites testatus Chlupac and Turek 1983 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Sobolewiidae
Holzapfeloceras sp. Miller 1932 ammonite
Holzapfeloceras sp. III
 Ozarkodinida - Polygnathidae
 Aulacopleuracea -