Vaila, BII β zone (Ordovician of Estonia)

Where: Estonia (59.4° N, 24.4° E: paleocoordinates 38.2° S, 4.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Volkhov (471.8 - 468.1 Ma)

• "B II beta", in Rubel (1961) = Vääna substage

•"BII beta, Megalaspiskalk ", in Öpik (1932)= Vääna substage

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; limestone and marl

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 191589: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 02.02.2018

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Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Plectambonitidae
Ingria nefedjevi Eichwald 1855
Rhynchonellata
 Orthida - Paurorthidae
Paurorthis parva Pander 1830