Second and Third Telyanza, headwaters of the Daubikhe River [Snequrovka strata] (Cambrian of Russian Federation)

Where: Maritime Territory, Russian Federation (44.2° N, 133.1° E: paleocoordinates 10.4° N, 54.2° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Snegurovka Formation, Furongian (497.0 - 485.4 Ma)

• Specimens from the Snegurovka strata which lie at the top of terrigenous rock containing no organic remains and reaching a thickness of 900m. AGE: Furongian; refined by A. Hendy (6/2009) on the basis of biostratigraphic data.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siltstone

• brown argillites

Collection methods: Collection held by the Institute of Geology and Geophysics of the Siberian Division, (former) USSR Academy of Sciences catalogue No. 320.

Primary reference: L. N. Repina and O. G. Okuneva. 1969. Cambrian arthropods of the Maritime Territory. Paleontological Journal 3(1):95-103 [M. Patzkowsky/P. Borkow]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 10171: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by Phil Borkow on 22.02.2001

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Taxonomic list

Orientella rotundata n. gen. n. sp., Khankaspis bazhanovi n. gen. n. sp.
Orientella rotundata n. gen. n. sp.
3 dorsal shells, 5 prosomata, scattered opithosomatal segments
Khankaspis bazhanovi n. gen. n. sp.
3 dorsal shells and 15 fagments
 Naraoiida -
Maritimella rana n. gen. n. sp.
Maritimella rana n. gen. n. sp. trilobite
1 dorsal shell
 Aglaspida - Beckwithiidae
? Beckwithia daubikhensis n. sp.
1 dorsal shell