East Svartøy, Langøyene Fm (Ordovician of Norway)

Also known as Svartøya

Where: Ringerike, Norway (60.1° N, 10.2° E: paleocoordinates 27.5° S, 9.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Langøyene Formation, Hirnantian (445.2 - 443.4 Ma)

• "stage 5b, reef limestone", in Bockelie (1979)

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: J. F. Bockelie. 1979. Taxonomy, Functional Morphology and Palaeoecology of the Ordovician Cystoid Family Hemicosmitidae. Palaeontology 22(2):363-406 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 168953: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 04.05.2015

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Taxonomic list

 Rhombifera - Hemicosmitidae
Hemicosmites sculptus Bockelie 1979