Liikva küla, Mäeküla Member (Ordovician of Estonia)

Where: Harju, Estonia (59.4° N, 24.4° E: paleocoordinates 39.8° S, 5.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Mäeküla Member, Billingen (478.6 - 471.8 Ma)

• "BIβ", in Rubel (1961)

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; glauconitic limestone and glauconitic sandstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: M. Rubel. 1961. Brakhiopody nadsemejstv Orthacea, Dalmanellacea i Syntrophiacea iz nizhnego ordovika Pribaltiki [Lower Ordovician brachiopods of the superfamilies Orthacea, Dalmanellacea and Syntrophiacea of the Eastern Baltic]. Eesti NSV Teaduste Akadeemia Geoloogia Instituudi Uurimused 6:141-224 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191416: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 29.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Orthida - Paurorthidae
Paurorthis sp. Schuchert and Cooper 1931
Paurorthina resima Rubel 1961
 Orthida - Productorthidae
Panderina bocki Lamansky 1905
 Orthida - Ranorthidae
Ranorthis parvula Lamansky 1905