Fossil group: Brachiopoda
Genus Platystrophia King, 1850

Taxon ID: 1292 | 2009-11-20 / 2015-12-18
Belongs to: Platystrophiidae
Sister taxa: Neoplatystrophia | Siljanostrophia
Contains: Platystrophia baltica | Platystrophia chama | Platystrophia costata | Platystrophia crassoplicata | Platystrophia dentata | Platystrophia lata | Platystrophia lynx | Platystrophia orbiculata | Platystrophia quadriplicata | Platystrophia sublimis
Stratigraphic range: Middle Ordovician Wenlock | ~ 471,8–422,9 Ma
Baltoscandian species (in database): 19

Selection of related publications

  • Zuykov & Harper, 2007. Platystrophia (Orthida) and new related Ordovician and Early Silurian brachiopod genera [DOI]
  • Põlma et al., 1988. Lithology and fauna of the Caradoc Series type sections in North Estonia
  • Rubel, 1962b. Estonian Llandoverian Brachiopods of the superfamily Orthacea
  • Rubel, 1961a. Lower-Ordovician brachiopods of the superfamilies Orthacea, Dalmanellacea and Syntrophiacea of Eastern Baltic
  • Oraspõld, 1956. New brachiopods from the Jõhvi, Keila and Vasalemma stages
  • Alichova, 1953. Index brachiopod fauna of Ordovician deposits of NW Russian Platform
  • Öpik, 1930a. Brachiopoda Protremata der estländischen ordovizischen Kukruse-Stufe
  • Schmidt, 1858. Untersuchungen über die silurische Formation von Ehstland, Nord-Livland und Oesel

Taxon occurrences on map


Identifications of taxon in collection specimens

Taxon images

Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830), GIT 588-108
GIT 588-108 Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830)
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Platystrophia sp. a Rubel, 1961, GIT 125-15
GIT 125-15 Platystrophia sp. a Rubel, 1961
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Platystrophia sp. a Rubel, 1961, GIT 125-15
GIT 125-15 Platystrophia sp. a Rubel, 1961
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Platystrophia sp. b Rubel, 1961, GIT 125-16
GIT 125-16 Platystrophia sp. b Rubel, 1961
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Platystrophia sp. b Rubel, 1961, GIT 125-16
GIT 125-16 Platystrophia sp. b Rubel, 1961
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, GIT 125-17
GIT 125-17
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, GIT 125-18
GIT 125-18
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, GIT 125-18
GIT 125-18
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Platystrophia costata (Pander, 1830), GIT 125-19
GIT 125-19 Platystrophia costata (Pander, 1830)
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Platystrophia sp. b Rubel, 1961, GIT 125-188
GIT 125-188 Platystrophia sp. b Rubel, 1961
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Platystrophia sp., GIT 126-3
GIT 126-3 Platystrophia sp.
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Platystrophia sp., GIT 126-3
GIT 126-3 Platystrophia sp.
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Platystrophia sp., GIT 126-3
GIT 126-3 Platystrophia sp.
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Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830), GIT 588-107
GIT 588-107 Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830)
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Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830), GIT 588-107
GIT 588-107 Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830)
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Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830), GIT 588-107
GIT 588-107 Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830)
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Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830), GIT 202-32
GIT 202-32 Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830)
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Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830), GIT 202-32
GIT 202-32 Platystrophia lynx lynx (Eichwald, 1830)
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Platystrophia dentata dentatoides Oraspõld, 1959, GIT 525-64
GIT 525-64 Platystrophia dentata dentatoides Oraspõld, 1959
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Platystrophia dentata dentatoides Oraspõld, 1959, GIT 525-64
GIT 525-64 Platystrophia dentata dentatoides Oraspõld, 1959
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Platystrophia dentata dentatoides Oraspõld, 1959, GIT 525-64
GIT 525-64 Platystrophia dentata dentatoides Oraspõld, 1959
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Platystrophia crassoplicata Alichova, 1951, GIT 525-148
GIT 525-148 Platystrophia crassoplicata Alichova, 1951
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Platystrophia crassoplicata Alichova, 1951, GIT 525-148
GIT 525-148 Platystrophia crassoplicata Alichova, 1951
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Platystrophia biforata (Schlotheim, 1820), ELM G1:395
ELM G1:395 Platystrophia biforata (Schlotheim, 1820)
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Platystrophia biforata (Schlotheim, 1820), ELM G1:79
ELM G1:79 Platystrophia biforata (Schlotheim, 1820)
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