Fossil group: Brachiopoda
Family Sowerbyellidae Öpik, 1930

Taxon ID: 401 | 2009-11-07 / 2013-06-03
Belongs to: Plectambonitoidea
Sister taxa: Alwynellidae | Bimuriidae | Grorudiidae | Hesperomenidae | Leptellinidae | Leptestiidae | Plectambonitidae | Taffiidae | Xenambonitidae
Contains: Anechophragminae | Ptychoglyptinae | Sowerbyellinae | Ukoa
Stratigraphic range: Middle Ordovician Eifelian | ~ 471,8–387,7 Ma
Baltoscandian species (in database): 40

Visual identification guide (Sowerbyellidae)

Sowerbyellidae

Selection of related publications

  • Hints, L. & Harper, 2015. The Hirnantian (Late Ordovician) brachiopod fauna of the East Baltic: Taxonomy of the key species [DOI]
  • Madison, 2013. New Brachiopod Subfamily Anechophragmiinae (Strophomenida) from the Ordovician of the Leningrad Region [DOI]
  • Rubel, 2011. Silurian brachiopods Dictyonellida, Strophomenida, Productida, Orthotetida, Protorthida and Orthida from Estonia
  • Kaljo et al., 2008a. The succesion of Hirnantian events based on data from Baltica: brachiopods, chitinozoans, conodonts, and carbon isotopes [DOI]
  • Musteikis & Cocks, 2004. Strophomenide and orthotetide Silurian brachiopods from the Baltic region, with particular reference to Lithuanian boreholes
  • Hints, L. et al., 2000. Stratotype of the Porkuni Stage with comments on the Röa Member (uppermost Ordovician, Estonia)
  • Hints, L., 1990a. Ordovician articulate brachiopods.
  • Rõõmusoks, 1981. Ordovician and Silurian Strophomenida of Estonia, III. Genus Thaerodonta Wang.
  • Rybnikova, 1967. Description of brachiopods. Chapter 4
  • Rõõmusoks, 1959. Strophomenoidea des Ordoviziums und Silurs von Estlands I. Die Gattung Sowerbyella Jones
  • Öpik, 1932. Über die Plectellinen
  • Öpik, 1930a. Brachiopoda Protremata der estländischen ordovizischen Kukruse-Stufe
  • Põlma, päevik 5. Välipäevik Nr. 5