Welsh Borderland, Shropshire, locality 3b (Silurian of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (52.6° N, 2.5° W: paleocoordinates 23.8° S, 11.8° W)

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Ozarkodina hemensis zone, Downton Castle Sandstone Formation, Pridoli (423.0 - 419.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lithology not reported

Size class: microfossils

Collection methods: Based on Calef and Hancock 1974 (ref. 6660). Abundance data are given, but only brachiopods are treated in detail. This is similar to PBDB coll. 523, but that collections are not identical.

Primary reference: C. G. Miller. 1995. Ostracode and conodont distribution across the Ludlow/Pridoli boundary (Silurian) of Wales and the welsh borderland. British Library Supplementary Publication 38(3):341-384 [E. Jarochowska/P. N├Ątscher]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184279: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 14.02.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Conodonta
 Ozarkodinida -
Ozarkodina confluens Rhodes 1953 conodont
 Prioniodontida -
Oulodus sp. Branson and Mehl 1933 conodont