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Stawy section, near Lagow (Ordovician of Poland)

Also known as Was: Hirnantian fauna, Holycross Mountains, Poland

Where: Poland (51.0° N, 21.0° E: paleocoordinates 56.4° S, 73.2° E)

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Zalesia Formation, Hirnantian (445.6 - 443.7 Ma)

• Probably Zalesia formation based on more recent work. (PJW)

Environment/lithology: transition zone or lower shoreface; lithified, calcareous siltstone

• Calcareous siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: J. T. Temple. 1965. Upper Ordovician-Brachiopods from Poland and Britain. Acta Paleontologica Polonica 10:379-450 [A. Miller/P. Novack-Gottshall/A. Clement] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 2760: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Phil Novack-Gottshall on 17.07.1999, edited by Pete Wagner

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