Trosviken ved Brevik (Ordovician of Norway)

Also known as Brevik

Where: Skiens-Langsund, Norway (59.1° N, 9.7° E: paleocoordinates 30.2° S, 9.5° W)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Venstøp Formation, Pusgillian (449.5 - 445.6 Ma)

• 4ac

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: PMO

Primary reference: R. M. Owens. 1973. Ordovician Proetidae (Trilobita) from Scandinavia. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 53:117-181 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 73450: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 15.06.2007, edited by Björn Kröger

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Odontopleurida - Odontopleuridae
Primaspis (Primaspis) bucculenta3 McNamara 1979 trilobite
 Proetida - Proetidae
Decoroproetus asellus Esmark 1833 trilobite
Gastropoda
 Trochonematoidea - Lophospiridae
"Worthenia vermetus" = Loxoplocus vermetus1, "Worthenia silurica" = Loxoplocus silurica2
"Worthenia vermetus" = Loxoplocus vermetus1 Koken 1897 snail
"Worthenia silurica" = Loxoplocus silurica2 d'Eichwald 1840 snail
 Murchisoniina - Hormotomidae
"Murchisonia altesinuata n. sp." = Hormotoma altesinuata2
"Murchisonia altesinuata n. sp." = Hormotoma altesinuata2 Koken and Perner 1925 snail
 Murchisoniina - Loxonematidae
Loxonema septentrionale n. sp.2 Koken and Perner 1925 snail