Waulsort (Carboniferous of Belgium)

Where: Belgium (50.2° N, 4.9° E: paleocoordinates 14.2° S, 4.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Carboniferous Limestone Formation, Tournaisian (358.9 - 346.7 Ma)

• Late Tournaisian

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: trilobites only

Primary reference: G. Hahn, R. Hahn, and C. Brauckmann. 1980. Die Trilobiten des belgischen Kohlenkalkes (Unter-Karbon). 1. Proetinae, Cyrtosymbolinae und Aulacopleuridae. Geologica et Palaeontologica 14:165-188 [D. Korn/D. Korn/D. Korn]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37122: authorized by Dieter Korn, entered by Dieter Korn on 03.03.2004, edited by Daniela Liebsch

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Taxonomic list

 Proetida - Brachymetopidae
Brachymetopus ouralicus1 trilobite
Brachimetopus ouralicus ornatus (Tn 3c)
Brachymetopus maccoyi1 trilobite
Brachymetopus maccoyi spinimarginatus
Brachymetopus sucellus n. sp.1 trilobite
Brachymetopus sucellus waulsortensis n. ssp.
 Proetida - Proetidae
Phillipsia kellyi2 trilobite
Phillipsia kellyi arduinna n. ssp.
Phillipsia gemmulifera2 trilobite
Phillipsia (Phillipsia)
Proetus teutates trilobite
Proetus (Pudoproetus)
Proetus toutiorix trilobite
Proetus (Pudoproetus)
Proetus incertus trilobite
Proetus (Pudoproetus)