Barrel Strand area, Unit 2 (Ordovician to of Ireland)

Where: Ireland (52.1° N, 7.2° W: paleocoordinates 58.1° S, 23.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Didymograptus murchisoni graptolite zone, Tramore Limestone Formation, Abereiddian to Abereiddian (466.0 - 460.9 Ma)

• Basal beds are in the upper part of the Didymograptus murchisoni zone according to Fortey et a. (2000).

Environment/lithology: offshore shelf; argillaceous limestone and calcareous sandstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: M. Liljeroth, D. A. T. Harper, H. Carlisle and A. T. Nielsen. 2017. Ordovician rhynchonelliformean brachiopods from Co. Waterford, SE Ireland: Palaeobiogeography of the Leinster Terrane. Fossils and Strata (62)1-164 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188885: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 20.09.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae
Colaptomena auduni Liljeroth et al. 2017