Portrane (Ordovician of Ireland)

Where: Ireland (53.5° N, 6.1° W: paleocoordinates 41.7° S, 19.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Portrane Limestone Formation, Cautleyan (449.2 - 448.8 Ma)

• Ashgillian

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: A. D. Wright. 1968. The brachiopod Dicoelosia biloba (Linnaeus) and related species. Arkiv för Zoologi, Serie 2 20:261-319 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 163068: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 11.10.2014

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Taxonomic list

 Orthida - Dicoelosiidae
Dicoelosia lata Wright 1964
Dicoelosia inghami Wright 1968