Royal Castle, Oslo (Ordovician to of Norway)

Where: Oslo-Asker, Norway (59.9° N, 10.7° E: paleocoordinates 31.7° S, 9.6° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Diplograptus foliaceus graptolite zone, Arnestad Formation, Haljala to Haljala (460.9 - 455.8 Ma)

• "Lower Chasmpos Shale 4bα", in Nikolaisen (1961)

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: F. Nikolaisen. 1961. The Middle Ordovician of the Oslo Region, Norway 7. Trilobites of the suborder Cheirurina. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 41:279-310 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191101: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 10.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Phacopida - Encrinuridae
Atractopyge dentata Esmark 1833 trilobite
 Phacopida - Cheiruridae
Hemisphaerocoryphe sphaericus Esmark 1833 trilobite
Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Leptestiidae
"Sampo (Leptellina) oepiki" = Leangella (Leptestiina) derfelensis oepiki
"Sampo (Leptellina) oepiki" = Leangella (Leptestiina) derfelensis oepiki Whittington 1938