Brønnøya, Myren member (Silurian of Norway)

Where: Oslo-Asker, Norway (59.9° N, 10.6° E: paleocoordinates 26.8° S, 8.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Myren Member (Solvik Formation), Rhuddanian (443.4 - 440.8 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: mudstone and limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: B. G. Baarli and D. A. T. Harper. 1986. Relict Ordovician brachiopod faunas in the Lower Silurian of Asker, Oslo Region, Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 66:87-98 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191021: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 04.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Sowerbyellidae
"Eoplectodonta duplicata" = Eoplectodonta (Eoplectodonta) duplicata
"Eoplectodonta duplicata" = Eoplectodonta (Eoplectodonta) duplicata de Sowerby and Murchison 1839
 Strophomenida - Leptestiidae
Leangella scissa Davidson 1871
 Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae
"Leptaena reedi" = Crassitestella reedi
"Leptaena reedi" = Crassitestella reedi Cocks 1968
Rhynchonellata
 Protorthida - Skenidiidae
Skenidioides sp. Schuchert and Cooper 1931
 Atrypida - Atrypinidae
Eospirigerina gaspeensis Schuchert and Cooper 1930
 Orthida - Dicoelosiidae
Epitomyonia sp. Wright 1968
 Orthida - Dalmanellidae
"Isorthis prima" = Levenea llandoveriana
"Isorthis prima" = Levenea llandoveriana Williams 1951
 Orthida - Hesperorthidae
Dolerorthis sp. Schuchert and Cooper 1931