Vanamõisa (Ordovician of Estonia)

Where: Estonia (59.3° N, 24.5° E: paleocoordinates 31.6° S, 1.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Nemagraptus gracilis graptolite zone, Kiviõla Member (Viivikonna Formation), Kukruse (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: M. Isakar and J.O.R. Ebbestad. 2000. Bucania (Gastropoda) from the Ordovician of Estonia. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 74(1-2):51-68 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189004: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 26.09.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Phacopida - Encrinuridae
"Cybelella rex" = Atractopyge rex
"Cybelella rex" = Atractopyge rex Nieskowski 1857 trilobite
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
 Phacopida - Cheiruridae
Nieszkowskia cephaloceras Nieszkowski 1857 trilobite
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
Paraceraurus spinulosus trilobite
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
 Lichida - Lichidae
Hoplolichoides conicotuberculatus Nieszkowskia 1859 trilobite
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae
"Kiaeromena (Kiaeromena) estonensis" = Kiaeromena estonensis
"Kiaeromena (Kiaeromena) estonensis" = Kiaeromena estonensis Bekker 1921
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
Rhynchonellata
 Orthida - Archaeorthidae
Cyrtonotella barbara
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Pterineidae
Ahtioconcha auris oyster
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
 Modiomorphida - Modiomorphidae
Aristerella nitiduloides clam
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC
Gastropoda
 Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae
Bucania czekanowskii Schmidt 1858 snail
Graptolithina
 Crustoidea -
Hormograptus sphaericola graptolite
http://geokogud.info/search.php?currentTable=specimen&locality_1=5&locality=Vanamõisa,%20Harjumaa&locality_2=2&sort=depth&sortdir=ASC