Jolvia multiplexa Community, Central Urals (Silurian to of Russian Federation)

Where: Russian Federation (59.2° N, 60.5° E: paleocoordinates 6.5° S, 10.9° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Llandovery to Llandovery (443.4 - 427.4 Ma)

• Probably Late Llandoverian or Early Wenlockian

Environment/lithology: marine; gray, green limestone

• "Shells unsorted, in life assemblage. Moderately rough water, level bottom, soft substrate, BA 3 Community."
• "Occurs in coarse-grained, medium-bedded, greenish-gray, commonly bituminous smelling limestone."

Primary reference: V. P. Sapelnikov, O. V. Bogoyavlenskaya, L. I. Mizens and V. P. Shuysky. 1999. Silurian and Early Devonian benthic communities of the Ural-Tien Shan region. In A. J. Boucot and J. D. Lawson (eds.), Paleocommunities--a case study from the Silurian and Lower Devonian 510-544 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 23748: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 19.07.2002

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Pentamerida - Clorindidae
 Pentamerida - Pentameridae
 Atrypida - Lissatrypidae
Anthozoa
 Favositida - Favositidae
Palaeofavosites balticus Rukhin 1937 tabulate coral
Favosites gothlandicus Lamarck 1816 tabulate coral
 Heliolitida - Halysitidae
Halysites labyrinthicus tabulate coral
 Heliolitida - Proporidae
Propora conferta tabulate coral