Loc. 6.2, Dvorce Section, Praha-Podoli, Pozary, Pridolian part (Silurian of Czech Republic)

Where: Czech Republic (50.1° N, 14.5° E: paleocoordinates 48.8° S, 55.4° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Pozary Formation, Pridoli (423.0 - 419.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; gray, calcareous shale and gray lime mudstone

• "...upper Pozary Formation is developed characteristically as a sequence of grey calcareous shales with concretions, lenses, and layers of dark grey micritic laminated limestones..."

Primary reference: J. Kříž. 1992. Silurian field excursions: Prague Basin (Barrandian), Bohemia. National Museum of Wales, Geological Series 13:1-111 [M. Foote/M. Foote/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 14080: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 13.05.2002

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Some communities of Kriz (1992) are mentioned, but their taxonomic composition is not explicitly given. Only taxa mentioned by name are entered here.
unclassified
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Malacostraca
 Archaeostraca -
Ostracoda
 Myodocopida -
Xiphosura
 Xiphosurida - Pterygotidae
Pterygotus (Pterygotus) barrandei, "Pterygotus (Acutiramus) bohemicus" = Acutiramus
"Pterygotus (Acutiramus) bohemicus" = Acutiramus eurypterid
Bivalvia
  -
"Pelecypoda indet." = Bivalvia
"Pelecypoda indet." = Bivalvia Linnaeus 1758 clam
 Cyrtodontida - Praecardiidae
Praecardium spp. Barrande 1881 clam
 Cyrtodontida - Cardiolidae
 Myalinida - Lunulacardiidae
 Pectinida - Pterinopectinidae
 Ostreida - Pterineidae
"Leiopteria (Actinopteria) migrans" = Leptodesma (Leiopteria)
"Leiopteria (Actinopteria) migrans" = Leptodesma (Leiopteria) oyster
Gastropoda
 Cyrtoneritimorpha - Orthonychiidae
Orthonychia elegans Perner 1903 snail
 Euomphalina - Platyceratidae
Platyceras spp. Conrad 1840 snail
Cephalopoda
 Orthocerida - Dawsonoceratidae
 Orthocerida - Arionoceratidae
 Orthocerida - Orthoceratidae
 Discosorida - Mandaloceratidae
Mandaloceras sp. Hyatt in Zittel 1900
 Oncocerida - Hemiphragmoceratidae
Hexameroceras sp. Hyatt 1884
 Oncocerida -
Graptolithina
 Bireclinata - Monograptidae
Monograptus transgrediens Pemer 1899 graptoloid
Crinoidea
 Monobathrida -