Gorny Altai, Tuloy River (Ordovician of Russian Federation)

Where: Altay, Russian Federation (52.3° N, 87.5° E: paleocoordinates 6.6° N, 26.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Isograptus gibberulus graptolite zone, Karasinskaya Formation, Dapingian (470.0 - 467.3 Ma)

• Candela (2010) notes that this is early Dapingian (Dp1).

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: O. N. Andreev. 1985. Middle Ordovician brachiopods and trilobites of Tuva and the Altai region. Paleontological Journal 1985(2):34-45 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186010: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 06.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Strophomenida - Leptellinidae
Ujukites altaicus n. gen. n. sp.
Ujukites altaicus n. gen. n. sp. Andreev 1985