Ichnofossils

Monocraterion tentaculatum Torell, 1870

Taxon description

Schlirf & Uchman, 2005

DIAGNOSIS. Funnel-shaped negative epirelief with a raised knob on the floor of the funnel; this knob is continuous with a short, vertical, centrally located tubular structure. Essentially with numerous small, horizontal, slightly curving, rarely branching, occasionally lined, tubular, full-relief structures with smooth outer surface going out from the raised knob

Synonymy list
1870     Monocraterion tentaculatum n.g. et sp. — Torell, pp. 13
1989     Monocraterion tentaculatum Torell 1870 — Orlowski, pp. 218, fig. 14:1
1990     Monocraterion tentaculatum Torell 1870 — Dam, pp. 134, fig. figs 9B,D
1997     Monocraterion tentaculatum Torell 1870 — Jensen, pp. 58, fig. 3 8 , 39A, 40A
2004     Monocraterion tentaculatum Torell 1870 — Knaust, pp. 14, fig. 6.7
Selection of related publications
Knaust, D. 2004. Cambro-Ordovician trace fossils from the SW-Norwegian Caledonides. Geological Journal 39, 1, 1-24. DOI:10.1002/gj.941
Jensen, S. 1991. The Lower Cambrian problematicum Spatangopsis costata Torell, 1870. GFF 113, 1, 86-87. DOI:10.1080/11035899109453833
References based on distribution