Linnamägi, BIII α zone (Ordovician of Estonia)

Where: Valga, Estonia (58.1° N, 26.5° E: paleocoordinates 39.2° S, 2.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Hunderum (471.8 - 466.0 Ma)

• "BIII α", in Rubel (1961)

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; calcareous mudstone

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 191492: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 30.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Orthida - Lycophoriidae
Lycophoria nucella Dalman 1828