Porkuni (Ordovician of Estonia)

Where: Lääne-Virumaa, Estonia (59.2° N, 26.2° E: paleocoordinates 26.2° S, 0.3° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Porkuni (445.6 - 443.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: D. L. Kaljo. 1958. On the Taxonomy of the Genus Streptelasma HALL and a Description of some new Rugose Corals. ENSV Teaduste Akadeemia Geoloogia Instituudi Uurimused II 2:19-26 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 174122: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 29.10.2015

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Taxonomic list

Ostracoda
 Beyrichiacea - Tetradellidae
Tetradella plicatula1 Krause 1892 ostracod
 Beyrichiacea - Eurychilinidae
Opikella frequens1 Steusloff 1894 ostracod
Platybolbina cf. plana1 Krause 1889 ostracod
Platybolbina cf. elongata1 Krause 1891 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Primitiidae
Primitia osloensis1 Henningsmoen 1953 ostracod
Stromatoporoidea
 Clathrodictyida - Clathrodictyidae
 Clathrodictyida - Actinodictyidae
Ecclimadictyon porkuni4 Riabinin 1951
Anthozoa
 Favositida - Favositidae
Palaeofavosites corrugatus3 Sokolov 1951 tabulate coral
Palaeofavosites legibilis3 Sokolov 1951 tabulate coral
Palaeofavosites gramineus3 Sokolov 1951 tabulate coral
Palaeofavosites rugosus3 Sokolov 1951 tabulate coral
Palaeofavosites haapsaluensis3 Klaamann 1961 tabulate coral
Palaeofavosites schmidti3 Sokolov 1951 tabulate coral
Mesofavosites dualis3 Sokolov 1951 tabulate coral
 Favositida - Multisoleniidae
Priscosolenia prisca3 Sokolov 1951 tabulate coral
Priscosolenia prisca forma occulta
 Stauriida - Streptelasmatidae
 Stauriida - Calostylidae
Calostylis concavifundatus2 Reiman 1958 horn coral