Bassisletta (coll. Hansen 2008), 50 m Profilbekken Mbr. (Ordovician of Norway)

Where: Spitsbergen, Norway (79.9° N, 17.7° E: paleocoordinates 1.7° N, 27.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Profilbekken Member (Valhallfonna Formation), Darriwilian (467.3 - 458.4 Ma)

• "50 m above the base of Profilbekken Member, Valhallfonna Formation", in Hansen & Holmer, 2011

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; calcareous limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: J. Hansen and L. E. Holmer. 2011. Taxonomy and biostratigraphy of Ordovician brachiopods from northeastern Ny Friesland, Spitsbergen. Zootaxa 3076:1-122 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189858: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 20.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Acrotretida - Acrotretidae
Hisingerella maniformis Hansen and Holmer 2011
Semitreta pustulosa Hansen and Holmer 2011
 Lingulida - Obolidae
Palaeoglossa sp. Cockerell 1911