Ichnofossils

Ichnofossils

Ichnofossils

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Toom, U., Vinn, O., Hints, O. 2019. Ordovician and Silurian ichnofossils from carbonate facies in Estonia: A collection-based review. Palaeoworld 28, 1-2, 123-144. DOI:10.1016/j.palwor.2018.07.001
Knaust, D. 2019. The enigmatic trace fossil Tisoa de Serres, 1840. Earth-Science Reviews 188, 123-147. DOI:10.1016/j.earscirev.2018.11.001
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2018. First description of rare Teichichnus burrows from carbonate rocks of the Lower Paleozoic of Estonia. Carnets de Géologie 18, 13, 305-312. DOI:10.4267/2042/68550
Egenhoff, S., Maletz, J., Ahlberg, P., Mast, A., Frisk, Å. M., Ebbestad, J. O. R., Newby, W. 2018. Sedimentology of the Lower Ordovician (upper Tremadocian) Bjørkåsholmen Formation at Flagabro, southern Sweden. GFF 140, 1, 55-65. DOI:10.1080/11035897.2018.1445777
Knaust, D., Minter, N. J. 2018. The fish swimming trace Undichna unisulca from the Silurian of Sweden: probably the oldest vertebrate locomotion trace fossil. Lethaia 51, 4, 469-472. DOI:10.1111/let.12272
Hoffmann, R., Grimmberger, G., Knaust, D. 2016. Tubichnus angulatus- A Complex Burrow System from Erratic Boulders of Early Cambrian Age, Northeast Germany and South Sweden. Ichnos 23, 1-2, 116-125. DOI:10.1080/10420940.2015.1132214
Porter, S. M. 2016. Tiny vampires in ancient seas: evidence for predation via perforation in fossils from the 780–740 million-year-old Chuar Group, Grand Canyon, USA. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283, 1831, 185-195. DOI:10.1098/rspb.2016.0221
Hanken, N.-M., Uchman, A., Nielsen, J. K., Olaussen, S., Eggebø, T., Steinsland, R. 2016. Late Ordovician trace fossils from offshore to shallow water mixed siliciclastic and carbonate facies in the Ringerike Area, Oslo Region, Norway. Ichnos 23, 3-4, 189-221. DOI:10.1080/10420940.2016.1199427
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2016. Rare arthropod traces from the Ordovician and Silurian of Estonia (Baltica). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie. Abhandlungen 280, 2, 135-141. DOI:10.1127/njgpa/2016/0570
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2016. Borings in phosphatized Cambrian siltstone pebbles, Estonia (Baltica). Geological Magazine 153, 4, 635-642. DOI:10.1017/S001675681500076X
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2016. A sparsely encrusted hardground with abundant Trypanites borings from the Llandovery of the Velise River, western Estonia (Baltica). Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 65, 1, 19-26. DOI:10.3176/earth.2016.01
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2016. Bioerosion of inorganic hard substrates in the Silurian of Estonia (Baltica). GFF 138, 2, 306-310. DOI:10.1080/11035897.2015.1076513
Knaust, D. 2015. Siphonichnidae (new ichnofamily) attributed to the burrowing activity of bivalves: Ichnotaxonomy, behaviour and palaeoenvironmental implications. Earth-Science Reviews 150, 497-519. DOI:10.1016/j.earscirev.2015.07.014
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A., Ausich, W., Toom, U. 2015. Tremichnus in crinoid pluricolumnals from the Silurian of western Estonia (Baltica). Carnets de Géologie 15, 17, 239-243. DOI:10.4267/2042/57951
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A., Toom, U. 2015. Bioerosion of Inorganic Hard Substrates in the Ordovician of Estonia (Baltica). PLOS ONE 10, 7, e0134279. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0134279
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A., Toom, U. 2015. Distribution of Conichnus and Amphorichnus in the Lower Paleozoic of Estonia (Baltica). Carnets de Géologie 15, 19, 269-278. DOI:10.4267/2042/58180
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2015. Some encrusted hardgrounds from the Ordovician of Estonia (Baltica). Carnets de Géologie 15, 7, 63-70. DOI: 10.4267/2042/56744
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2015. The trace fossil Zoophycos from the Silurian of Estonia. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 64, 4, 284. DOI:10.3176/earth.2015.34
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A., Zatoń, M., Toom, U. 2014. The trace fossil Arachnostega in the Ordovician of Estonia (Baltica). Palaeontologia Electronica 17, 17.3.40A, 1-9. DOI:10.26879/477
Vinn, O., Toom, U. 2014. First record of the trace fossil Oikobesalon from the Ordovician (Darriwilian) of Baltica. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 63, 2, 118-121. DOI:10.3176/earth.2014.11
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A., Mõtus, M.-A. 2014. The Earliest Giant Osprioneides Borings from the Sandbian (Late Ordovician) of Estonia. PLOS ONE 9, 6, 1-6. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0099455
Vinn, O. 2014. Cruziana traces from the Late Silurian (Pridoli) carbonate shelf of Saaremaa, Estonia. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 63, 2, 71-75. DOI:10.3176/earth.2014.06
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A. 2013. An event bed with abundant Skolithos burrows from the late Pridoli (Silurian) of Saaremaa (Estonia). Carnets de Géologie 13, 2, 83-87. DOI:10.4267/2042/49316
Donovan, S. K. 2013. A distinctive bioglyph and its producer: Recent Gastrochaenolites Leymerie in a peat pebble, North Sea Coast of The Netherlands. Ichnos 20, 3, 109-111. DOI:10.1080/10420940.2013.798318
Knaust, D., Dronov, A. 2013. Balanoglossites ichnofabrics from the Middle Ordovician Volkhov formation (St. Petersburg Region, Russia). Stratigraphy and Geological Correlation 21, 3, 265-279. DOI:10.1134/S0869593813030040
Mikuláš, R., Meškis, S., Ivanov, A., Lukševičs, E., Zupinš, I., Stinkulis, G. 2013. A rich ichnofossil assemblage from the Frasnian (Upper Devonian) deposits at Andoma Hill, Onega Lake, Russia. Bulletin of Geosciences 88, 2, 389-400. DOI:10.3140/bull.geosci.1358
Ivantsov, A. Y. 2013. Trace fossils of precambrian metazoans “Vendobionta” and “Mollusks”. Stratigraphy and Geological Correlation 21, 3, 252-264. DOI:10.1134/S0869593813030039
Jensen, S., Buatois, L. A., Mángano, M. G. 2013. Testing for palaeogeographical patterns in the distribution of Cambrian trace fossils. Geological Society, London, Memoirs 38, 1, 45-58. Early Palaeozoic Biogeography and Palaeogeography, pp. 45-58. DOI:10.1144/M38.5
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A. 2012. Encrustation and bioerosion on late Sheinwoodian (Wenlock, Silurian) stromatoporoids from Saaremaa, Estonia. Carnets de Géologie 12, 2, 183-191. DOI:10.4267/2042/47551
Mángano, M. G., Buatois, L. A. 2011. Timing of infaunalization in shallow-marine early Paleozoic communities in Gondwanan settings: discriminating evolutionary and paleogeographic controls. Palaeontologia Electronica 14, 2, 1-21.
Ivantsov, A. Y. 2011. Feeding traces of proarticulata—the Vendian metazoa. Paleontological Journal 45, 3, 237-248. DOI:10.1134/S0031030111030063
Pacześna, J. 2010. Ichnological record of the activity of Anthozoa in the early Cambrian succession of the Upper Silesian Block (southern Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica 60, 1, 93-103.
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A. 2010. Occurrence of Giant Borings of Osprioneides kampto in the Lower Silurian (Sheinwoodian) Stromatoporoids of Saaremaa, Estonia. Ichnos 17, 3, 166-171. DOI:10.1080/10420940.2010.502478
Vinn, O., Wilson, M. A. 2010. Early large borings in a hardground of Floian-Dapingian age (Early and Middle Ordovician) in northeastern Estonia (Baltica). Carnets de Géologie 10, le, 1-4. DOI:10.4267/2042/35594
Dronov, A.V. 2010. Morphological variations of vertical borings and burrows from the Ordovician of East Baltic: ichnotaxonomical implications. IV Workshop on Ichnotaxonomy. Abstracts, pp. 31-32.
Schallreuter, R. & Hinz-Schallreuter, I. 2010. Schwarze Wurmröhren aus silurischen Kalkgeschieben. Geschiebekunde aktuell 26, 1-8.
Vinn, O., Wilson, M.A. 2010. Microconchid-dominated hardground association from the late Přidoli (Silurian) of Saaremaa, Estonia. Palaeontologia Electronica 13, 2; 9A, 1-12.
Uchman, A., Kazakauskas, V. & Gaigalas, A. 2009. Trace fossils from Late Pleistocene varved lacustrine sediments in eastern Lithuania. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 272, 199-211. DOI:10.1016/j.palaeo.2008.08.003
Koromyslova, A. V., Fedorov, P. V., Ershova, V. B. 2009. New records of bryozoans from the Lower Ordovician of the Leningrad Region and intercolonial variability in Esthoniopora lessnikowae (Modzalevskaya). Paleontological Journal 43, 2, 153-161. DOI:10.1134/S0031030109020051
Mark-Kurik, E. 2009. Tamme paljand - Kesk-Devoni kalade unikaalne leiukoht. EGEOS bülletään 8. Võrtsjärv geoloogide vaateväljas, pp. 18-26.
Sørensen, A.M., Surlyk, F. 2008. A brachiopod boring (Podichnus) in a Late Cretaceous oyster from a mangrove-like environment, Skåne, Sweden. Lethaia 41, 3, 295–298. DOI:10.1111/j.1502-3931.2008.00107.x
Beuck, L., Wisshak, M., Munnecke, A., Freiwald, A. 2008. A Giant Boring in a Silurian Stromatoporoid Analysed by Computer Tomography. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53, 1, 149-160. DOI:10.4202/app.2008.0111
Hints, L., Miidel, A. 2008. Ripple marks as indicators of Late Ordovician sedimentary environments in Northwest Estonia. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 57, 1, 11-22. DOI:10.3176/earth.2008.1.02
Landing, E., Peng, S., Babcock, L. E., Geyer, G. & Moczydlowska-Vidal, M. 2007. Global standard names for the Lowermost Cambrian Series and Stage. Episodes 30, 4, 287-289.
Schlirf, M., Bromley, R. G. 2007. Teichichnus duplex n. isp., new trace fossil from the Cambrian and the Triassic. Beringeria 37, 133-141.
Wyse Jackson, P. N., Key, M. M. 2007. Borings in trepostome bryozoans from the Ordovician of Estonia: two ichnogenera produced by a single maker, a case of host morphology control. Lethaia 40, 3, 237-252. DOI:10.1111/j.1502-3931.2007.00021.x
Systra, Y., Jensen, S. 2006. Trace fossils from the Dividalen Group of northern Finland with remarks on early Cambrian trace fossil provincialism. GFF 128, 4, 321-325. DOI:10.1080/11035890601284321
Davies, N.S., Sansom, I.J., Turner, P. 2006. Trace fossils and paleoenvironments of a Late Silurian marginal-marine/alluvial system: the Ringerike Group (Lower Old Red Sandstone), Oslo Region, Norway. Palaios 21, 1, 46-62. DOI:10.2110/palo.2003.p03-08
Vinn, O. 2005. The tube ultrastructure of serpulids (Annelida, Polychahaeta) Pentaditrypa subtorquata, Cretaceous, and Nogrobs cf. vertebralis, Jurassic, from Germany. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 54, 4, 260-265.
Uchman, A., Hanken, N.-M., Binns, R. 2005. Ordovician Bathyal Trace Fossils From Metasiliciclastics in Central Norway and Their Sedimentological and Paleogeographical Implications. Ichnos 12, 2, 105-133. DOI:10.1080/10420940590914534
Mikuláš R., Dronov, A. V. 2005. Trace fossils. The Sixth Baltic Stratigraphical Conference. Cambrian and Ordovician of St. Petersburg Region, Guidebook for the pre-conference field trip , pp. 33-38.
Vinn, O. 2005. The distribution of worm borings in brachiopod shells from the Caradoc Oil Shale of Estonia. Carnets de Géologie 5, article 3, 1-11. DOI:10.4267/2042/2454
Knaust, D. 2004. Cambro-Ordovician trace fossils from the SW-Norwegian Caledonides. Geological Journal 39, 1, 1-24. DOI:10.1002/gj.941
Vinn, O. 2004. The earliest known Trypanites borings in the shells of articulate brachiopods from the Arenig (Ordovician) of Baltica. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 53, 4, 257-266.
Ekdale, A. A., Bromley, R. G. 2003. Paleoethologic interpretation of complex Thalassinoides in shallow-marine limestones, Lower Ordovician, southern Sweden. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 192, 1-4, 221-227. DOI:10.1016/S0031-0182(02)00686-7
Bromley, R. G., Uchman, A. 2003. Trace fossils from the Lower and Middle Jurassic marginal-marine deposits of the Sorthat Formation, Bornholm, Denmark. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark 52, 185-208.
Jensen, S. 2003. The Proterozoic and Earliest Cambrian Trace Fossil Record; Patterns, Problems and Perspectives. Integrative and Comparative Biology 43, 1, 219-228. DOI: 10.1093/icb/43.1.219
Rydell, J., Hammarlund, J., Seilacher, A. 2001. Trace fossil associations in the Swedish Mickwitzia sandstone (Lower Cambrian): Did trilobites really hunt for worms?. GFF 123, 4, 247-250. DOI:10.1080/11035890101234247
Jensen, S., Mens, K. 2001. Trace fossils Didymaulichnus cf. tirasensis and Monomorphichnus isp. from the Estonian Lower Cambrian, with a discussion on the early Cambrian ichnocoenoses of Baltica. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 50, 2, 75-85.
Ekdale, A. A., Bromley, R. G. 2001. A day and a night in the life of a cleft-foot clam: Protovirgularia-Lockeia-Lophoctenium. Lethaia 34, 2, 119-124. DOI:10.1080/00241160152418410
Jensen, S., Bergström, J. 2000. Cheiichnus gothicus igen. et isp. n., a new Bergaueria-like arthropod trace fossil from the Lower Cambrian of Västergötland, Sweden. GFF 122, 3, 293-296. DOI:10.1080/11035890001223293
Seilacher, A. 2000. Ordovician and Silurian Arthrophycid Ichnostratigraphy. Geological Exploration in Murzuq Basin, pp. 237-258. DOI:10.1016/B978-044450611-5/50013-1
Jensen, S., Mens, K. 1999. A Lower Cambrian shallow-water occurrence of the branching ‘deep-water’ type trace fossilDendrorhaphe from the Lontova Formation, eastern Latvia. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 73, 1-2, 187-193. DOI:10.1007/BF02987992
Thomas, A. T. & Smith, M. P. 1998. Terebellid Polychaete burrows from the Lower Palaeozoic. Palaeontology 41, 2, 317-333.
Jensen, S., Grant, S. W. F. 1998. Trace fossils from the Dividalen Group, northern Sweden: implications for Early Cambrian biostratigraphy of Baltica . Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 78, 4, 305-317.
Jensen, S. 1997. Trace fossils from the Lower Cambrian Mickwitzia sandstone, south-central Sweden. Fossils and Strata 42, 1-110.
Orłowski, S. & Żylińska, A. 1996. Non-arthropod burrows from the Middle and Late Cambrian of the Holy Cross Mountains, Poland. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 41, 4, 385-409.
Nielsen, J. K., Hansen, K. S., Simonsen, L. 1996. Sedimentology and ichnology of the Robbedale Formation (Lower Cretaceous), Bornholm, Denmark. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark 43, 115-131.
Elias, R. J. & Lee, D-J. 1993. Microborings and growth in Late Ordovician Halysitids and other corals. Journal of Paleontology 67, 6, 922-934. DOI:10.1017/S0022336000025221
Crimes, T. P. 1992. Changes in the trace fossil biota across the Proterozoic-Phanerozoic boundary. Journal of the Geological Society 149, 4, 637-646. DOI:10.1144/gsjgs.149.4.0637
Orłowski, S. 1992. Trilobite trace fossils and their stratigraphical significance in the Cambrian sequence of the Holy Cross Mountains, Poland. Geological Journal 27, 1, 15-34. DOI:10.1002/gj.3350270104
Pirrus, E. 1992. Freshening of the late Vendian basin on the East European Craton. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 41, 3, 115-123.
Jensen, S. 1991. The Lower Cambrian problematicum Spatangopsis costata Torell, 1870. GFF 113, 1, 86-87. DOI:10.1080/11035899109453833
Bromley, R. G., Goldring, R. 1991. The palaeoburrows at the Cretaceous to Palaeocene firmground unconformity in southern England. Tertiary Research 13, 2-4, 95-102.
Dam, G., Andreasen, F. 1990. High-energy ephemeral stream deltas; an example from the Upper Silurian Holmestrand Formation of the Oslo Region, Norway. Sedimentary Geology 66, 3-4, 197-225. DOI:10.1016/0037-0738(90)90060-7
Troppenz, U.-M. 1989. Eine neue Skolithos-Art. Geschiebekunde aktuell 5, 1, 21-25.
Rozhnov, S. V. 1989. New data about rhipidocystids (Eocrinoidea). Fossil and Recent Echinoderm researches, pp. 38-57.
Elias, R. J., Nowlan, G. S. & Bolton, T. E. 1988. Paleontology of the type section, Fort Garry Member, Red River Formation (Upper Ordovician), southern Manitoba.
Clausen, C. K., Vilhjálmsson, M. 1986. Substrate control of lower Cambrian trace fossils from Bornholm, Denmark. Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology 56, 1-2, 51-68. DOI:10.1016/0031-0182(86)90107-0
Briggs, D. E. G. & Rolfe, W. D. I. 1983. A giant arthropod trackway from the Lower Mississippian of Pennsylvania. Journal of Paleontology 57, 2, 377–390.
Palij, V. M., Posti, E., Fedonkin, M. A. 1983. Soft-bodied metazoa and animal trace fossils in the Vendian and early Cambrian. Upper Precambrian and Cambrian palaeontology of the East European Platform. Eds: Urbanek, A. & Rozanov, A. Yu. , pp. 56-94.
Andersson, K. A. 1981. Bernhard Lundgren`s (1891) description of Ophiomorpha. GFF 103, 1, 105-107. DOI:10.1080/11035898109455213
Bromley, R. G. 1981. Concepts in ichnology illustrated by small round holes in shells. Acta Geologica Hispanica 16, 1-2, 55-64.
Jaeger, H., Martinsson, A. 1980. The Early Cambrian trace fossil Plagiogmus in its type area. GFF 102, 2, 117-126. DOI:10.1080/11035898009450888
Elias, R. J. 1980. Borings in solitary rugose corals of the Selkirk Member, Red River Formation (late Middle or Upper Ordovician), souther Manitoba. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 17, 2, 272-277. DOI:10.1139/e80-023
Hecker, R. F. 1980. Traces of invertebrates and stigmarids in marine sediments of the Lower Carboniferous of the Moscow syncline. Transactions of the Paleontological Institute (PIN) 178, 82.
Brood, K. 1980. Two species of Keilorites from the Silurian of Gotland. GFF 102, 3, 279-282. DOI:10.1080/11035898009455172
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