Pendik, Istanbul (Ordovician of Turkey)

Where: Turkey (41.0° N, 29.3° E: paleocoordinates 41.0° N, 29.3° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Kayalıdere Formation, Hirnantian (445.2 - 443.4 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

• Turbidites, Graywacke

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: C. Sayar and L. R. M. Cocks. 2013. A new Late Ordovician Hirnantia brachiopod fauna from NW Turkey, its biostratigraphical relationships and palaeogeographical setting. Geological Magazine 150(3):479-496 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185134: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 12.04.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Sowerbyellidae
"Eoplectodonta rhombica" = Eoplectodonta (Eoplectodonta) rhombica
"Eoplectodonta rhombica" = Eoplectodonta (Eoplectodonta) rhombica M'Coy 1852
 Strophomenida - Leptestiidae
Leangella aff. scissa Davidson 1871
 Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae
Leptaena rugosa Dalman 1828
Rhynchonellata
 Protorthida - Skenidiidae
 Atrypida - Atrypidae
Protatrypa aff. thorslundi Boucot and Johnson 1964
 Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae
"Plectothyrella cf. crassicostis" = Plectothyrella crassicosta
"Plectothyrella cf. crassicostis" = Plectothyrella crassicosta Dalman 1828
 Orthida - Draboviidae
 Orthida - Dalmanellidae
"Resserella aff. llandoveriana" = Levenea llandoveriana
"Resserella aff. llandoveriana" = Levenea llandoveriana Williams 1951
 Orthida - Hesperorthidae
Hesperorthis sp. Schuchert and Cooper 1931
 Orthida - Wangyuiidae
Toxorthis proteus Temple 1968
 Orthida - Giraldiellidae
Graptolithina
 Bireclinata -
"Glyptograptus aff. persculptus" = Metabolograptus persculptus
"Glyptograptus aff. persculptus" = Metabolograptus persculptus Elles and Wood 1907 graptoloid
 Bireclinata - Normalograptidae
"Climacograptus aff. normalis" = Normalograptus normalis
"Climacograptus aff. normalis" = Normalograptus normalis Lapworth 1877 graptoloid
 Bireclinata -
Climacograptus sp. Hall 1865 climacograptid
unclassified
  -
Pelmatozoa "columnals" Leuckart 1848
Anthozoa
 Tabulata -
Tabulata "colonies" Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 tabulate coral
 Favositida - Pachyporidae
Thamnopora "small sp." Steininger 1831 tabulate coral