Fossil group: Tabulata
Genus Favosites Lamarck, 1816

List of Baltoscandian species (may not be complete, up to 1000 species displayed)

  1. Favosites abnormis | Adavere Stage
  2. Favosites adaverensis | Adavere Stage
  3. Favosites antiquus | Juuru Stage
  4. Favosites caelestis | Rootsiküla Stage
  5. Favosites desolatus | Jaani Stage
  6. Favosites effusus | Kaugatuma Stage → Ohesaare Stage
  7. Favosites eichwaldi | Kaugatuma Stage → Ohesaare Stage
  8. Favosites exilis | Jaani Stage
  9. Favosites fallax | Adavere Stage
  10. Favosites favosiformis | Adavere Stage
  11. Favosites favosus | Raikküla Stage → Jaani Stage
  12. Favosites forbesi | Raikküla Stage → Ohesaare Stage
  13. Favosites gothlandicus | Raikküla Stage → Rootsiküla Stage
  14. Favosites hisingeri | Raikküla Stage → Ohesaare Stage
  15. Favosites humilis | Ohesaare Stage
  16. Favosites ingens | Raikküla Stage → Adavere Stage
  17. Favosites jaaniensis | Jaani Stage
  18. Favosites kalevi | Adavere Stage
  19. Favosites kogulaensis | Paadla Stage
  20. Favosites mirandus | Jaani Stage → Jaagarahu Stage
  21. Favosites multicarinatus | Jaani Stage
  22. Favosites norvegicus | Llandovery
  23. Favosites obliquus | Adavere Stage → Jaani Stage
  24. Favosites oculiporoides | Jaani Stage
  25. Favosites opinabilis | Ludlow
  26. Favosites praemaximus | Raikküla Stage
  27. Favosites privatus | Raikküla Stage
  28. Favosites pseudoforbesi | Paadla Stage → Ohesaare Stage
  29. Favosites pseudoforbesi muratsiensis | Ludlow
  30. Favosites pseudoforbesi ohesaarensis | Ohesaare Stage
  31. Favosites pseudoforbesi pseudoforbesi | Paadla Stage
  32. Favosites serratus | Jaani Stage
  33. Favosites similis | Rootsiküla Stage → Ohesaare Stage
  34. Favosites stoermeri | Telychian
  35. Favosites subfavosus | Raikküla Stage
  36. Favosites subforbesi | Wenlock
  37. Favosites subgothlandicus | Jaagarahu Stage → Paadla Stage
  38. Favosites terrae-novae | Kaugatuma Stage
  39. Favosites vectorius | Ohesaare Stage
  40. Favosites vicinalis | Kaugatuma Stage

Selection of related publications

  • Kershaw & Mõtus, 2016 . Palaeoecology of corals and stromatoporoids in a late Silurian biostrome in Estonia [DOI]
  • Mõtus & Vinn, 2009. The worm endosymbionts in tabulate corals from the Silurian of Podolia, Ukraine [DOI]
  • Mõtus & Hints, O., 2007. 10th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera. Excursion B2: Lower Paleozoic geology and corals of Estonia. Excursion Guidebook
  • Mõtus, 2004. Tabulate corals from the Lower Silurian of Jämtland (Sweden)
  • Neuman & Kershaw, 1991. The Silurian of Gotland, Sweden
  • Klaamann, 1983. The Tabulate corals of Jaani and Jaagarahu Stages (Wenlockian, Estonia) and their Biozones
  • Klaamann, 1982. Tabulate communities (Late Wenlock and Ludlow, Gotland)
  • Hill, 1981. Rugosa and Tabulata
  • Klaamann, 1979a. The morphology and geological age of Halysites catenularius (Linnaeus)
  • Klaamann, 1979b. Tabulate and heliolitid corals
  • Stel, 1978. Environment and quantitative morphology of some Silurian tabulates from Gotland
  • Stel & de Coo, 1977. The Silurian Upper Burgsvik and Lower Hamra-Sundre Beds, Gotland
  • Klaamann, 1971b. Tabulate corals of upper coral limestone in Norway
  • Klaamann, 1970a. Variability and taxonomic position of Angopora hisingeri (Jones)
  • Stasinska, 1967. Tabulata from Norway, Sweden and from the erratic boulders of Poland
  • Klaamann, 1964. Late Ordovician and Early Silurian Favositida of Estonia
  • Klaamann, 1962a. Upper Silurian Tabulata of Estonia
  • Klaamann, 1962b. Distribution of tabulata in the Ordovician and Silurian of Estonia (with a description of some new species)
  • Klaamann, 1961b. The Wenlockian tabulata and heliolitida of Estonia

Taxon occurrences on map


Identifications of taxon in collection specimens

Taxon images

Favosites desolatus Klaamann, 1961, GIT 89-25
GIT 89-25 Favosites desolatus Klaamann, 1961
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Favosites sp., GIT 403-6
GIT 403-6 Favosites sp.
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Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-19
GIT 90-19 Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851, GIT 435-136
GIT 435-136 Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851
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Favosites hisingeri Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851, GIT 186-15
GIT 186-15 Favosites hisingeri Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851
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Favosites hisingeri Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851, GIT 186-15
GIT 186-15 Favosites hisingeri Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851
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Favosites favosus (Goldfuss, 1826), GIT 92-45
GIT 92-45 Favosites favosus (Goldfuss, 1826)
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Favosites desolatus Klaamann, 1961, GIT 89-25
GIT 89-25 Favosites desolatus Klaamann, 1961
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Favosites sp., GIT 398-326
GIT 398-326 Favosites sp.
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Favosites sp., GIT 398-326
GIT 398-326 Favosites sp.
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Favosites sp., GIT 398-326
GIT 398-326 Favosites sp.
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Favosites desolatus Klaamann, 1961, GIT 89-25
GIT 89-25 Favosites desolatus Klaamann, 1961
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Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-20
GIT 90-20 Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-20
GIT 90-20 Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851, GIT 90-27
GIT 90-27 Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851
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Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851, GIT 90-27
GIT 90-27 Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851
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Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851, GIT 90-33
GIT 90-33 Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851
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Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851, GIT 90-33
GIT 90-33 Favosites forbesi Milne-Edwards et Haime, 1851
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Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-46
GIT 90-46 Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-46
GIT 90-46 Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-46
GIT 90-46 Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-46
GIT 90-46 Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-46
GIT 90-46 Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-46
GIT 90-46 Favosites vectorius Klaamann, 1962
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Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962, GIT 90-21
GIT 90-21 Favosites caelestis Klaamann, 1962
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