Wapnica Quarry, Dzikowiec, exposure 2 (Devonian of Poland)

Where: Poland (50.6° N, 16.6° E: paleocoordinates 12.1° S, 19.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Siphonodella praesulcata conodont zone, Wocklumeria Limestone Formation, Late/Upper Famennian (364.7 - 360.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal; lithified limestone and lithified shale

• reddish and grey-green wackestone and packstone, nodular in the lower part and thin- or medium-bedded in the upper part

Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: B. Berkowski. 2002. Famennian Rugosa and Heterocorallia from southern Poland. Palaeontologia Polonica 61:1-87 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134803: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 16.10.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Girvanella
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Girvanella sp. Nicholson and Etheridge 1878
Trilobita
 Phacopida - Phacopidae
Brachiopoda
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Brachiopoda indet. Cuvier 1805
Bivalvia
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Guerichia sp. Rzehak 1910 clam
 Cyrtodontida - Praecardiidae
Buchiola sp. Barrande 1881 clam
Cephalopoda
  -
Cephalopoda indet. Cuvier 1797
Crinoidea
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Crinoidea indet. Miller 1821 Sea lily
Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Laccophyllidae
Neaxon regulus horn coral
Syringaxon sp. Lindström 1882 horn coral
 Heterocorallia - Heterophylliidae
Oligophylloides pachythecus Rozkowska 1969 horn coral
Oligophylloides weyeri n. sp. Berkowski 2002 horn coral