Class Rostroconchia Pojeta, Runnegar, Morris et Newell, 1972

Taxon ID: 505 | 2009-11-16 / 2017-04-19
Belongs to: Mollusca
Sister taxa: Bivalvia | Diplacophora | Gastropoda | Helcionelloida | Hyolitha | Paragastropoda | Tergomya | Cephalopoda
Contains: Conocardioida | Ribeirioida
Baltoscandian species (in database): 11

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

  1. Beukeria plicata | Haljala Stage
  2. Bigalea visbyensis | Wenlock
  3. Bitrigonocardia lindstroemi | Pirgu Stage
  4. Hippocardia pygmaea | Porkuni Stage
  5. Ischyrinia elongata | Keila Stage
  6. Ischyrinia norvegica |
  7. Ischyrinia schmidti | Vormsi Stage
  8. Ischyrinia triangularis | Kunda Stage
  9. Ischyrinia viator | Haljala Stage
  10. Pojetaconcha costulata | Pirgu Stage
  11. Tolmachovia sublirata | Haljala Stage

Picture Gallery (Rostroconchia)

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Selection of related publications

  • Ebbestad et al., 2017. Late Ordovician rostroconchs (Mollusca) from fluvial erratics in northwestern Europe [DOI]
  • Kröger, 2007. Concentrations of juvenile and small adult cephalopods in the Hirnantian cherts (Late Ordovician) of Porkuni, Estonia
  • Kisselev et al., 1990. Atlas of Upper Ordovician and Silurian molluscs from the nort-western part of East-European platform.
  • Pojeta & Runnegar, 1976. The paleontology of rostroconch mollusks and the early history of the phylum Mollusca
  • Isberg, 1934. Studien über lamellibranchiaten des Leptaenakalkes in Dalarna