Eina, road section, Furuberg Fm. (Ordovician of Norway)

Where: Toten, Norway (60.6° N, 10.6° E: paleocoordinates 31.8° S, 9.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Furuberg Formation, Idavere (460.9 - 455.8 Ma)

• "(together with Cyclocrinus porosus / C. spaskii and Mastopora - highest recorded

•level. Also occurs with Coelosphaeridium lower in the same section)", in Nitecki & Spjeldnæs (1989)

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

• "in dense, thin (3-8 cm) layers of limestone which alternate with equally thin Iayers of siltstone and relatively thick shaly units", in Nitecki & Spjeldnæs (1989)

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: M. H. Nitecki and N. Spjeldnæs. 1989. A new Ordovician tubular 'alga' from Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 69:95-102 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191093: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 09.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Millericrinida - Cyclocrinidae
 Auloporida - Auloporidae
Mastopora sp. Sokolov 1952 tabulate coral
Hoeegonites kringla
Hoeegonites kringla Nitecki and Spjeldnæs 1989