Suhkrumägi, Mäeküla Member (Ordovician of Estonia)

Where: Estonia (59.4° N, 24.7° E: paleocoordinates 39.8° S, 5.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

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

• "B I beta", in Rubel (1961)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

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

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 191567: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 02.02.2018

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Orthida - Angusticardiniidae
 Orthida - Paurorthidae
Paurorthis sp. Schuchert and Cooper 1931
Paurorthina resima Rubel 1961
 Orthida - Productorthidae
Panderina abscissa Pander 1830
 Orthida - Eoorthidae
Apheoorthina daunus Walcott 1905
 Orthida - Ranorthidae
Ranorthis parvula Lamansky 1905