Wapnica Quarry, Dzikowiec, exposure 3, Main Limestone (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: Palmatolepis expansa conodont zone, Main Limestone Formation, Late/Upper Famennian (364.7 - 360.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• dark−grey organodetrital limestone (packstone) alternating with black marly shale

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 134804: 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
Fusulinina
 Endothyroidea - Endothyridae
Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Laccophyllidae
Nalivkinella sp. Soshkina 1939 horn coral
 Stauriida - Kyphophyllidae
Tabulophyllum "sp. A" Fenton and Fenton 1924 horn coral
 Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae
Scruttonia kunthi Frech 1885 horn coral
Scruttonia sudetica Berkowski 2002 horn coral
 Stauriida - Aulophyllidae
Clisiophyllum sp. Dana 1846 horn coral