Ichnofossils

Soft-sediment trace fossils

Taxon ID: 16445 | 2018-08-22 / 2018-12-09
Fossil group: Ichnofossils
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Stratigraphic range: Eelkambrium (within ca. 4500.0
Baltoscandian species (in database):
Selection of related publications
Knaust, D. 2019. The enigmatic trace fossil Tisoa Serres, 1840. Earth-Science Reviews 188, 123-147. DOI:10.1016/j.earscirev.2018.11.001
Toom, U., Vinn, O. & Hints, O. 2018. Ordovician and Silurian ichnofossils from carbonate facies in Estonia: A collection-based review. Palaeoworld , DOI:10.1016/j.palwor.2018.07.001
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
Vinn, O. & Toom, U. 2018. First description of rare Teichichnus burrows from the carbonate rocks of early Paleozoic of Estonia. Carnets de Géologie 18, 13, 305-312. DOI:10.4267/2042/68550
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
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., 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
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. & Toom, U. 2015. The trace fossil Zoophycos from the Silurian of Estonia. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 64, 4, 284-288. 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:10.1111/1475-4983.00101
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. 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
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
Jensen, S., Buatois, L. A. & Mángano, M. G. 2013. Testing for palaeogeographical patterns in the distribution of Cambrian trace fossils. Geological Society, London, Memoir 38, 45-58. arly Palaeozoic Biogeography and Palaeogeography. Harper, D. A. T. & Servais, T. (Eds.), pp. 45-58. DOI:10.1144/M38.5
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
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
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.
Ivanov, A., Märss, T. & Kleesment, A. 2011. A new elasmobranch Karksiodus mirus gen. et sp. nov. from the Burtnieki Regional Stage, Middle Devonian of Estonia. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 60, 1, 22-30. DOI:10.3176/earth.2011.1.02
Schallreuter, R. & Hinz-Schallreuter, I. C. U. 2010. Sexual dimorphism and pore systems in Ordovician ostracodes. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55, 4, 741-760. DOI:10.4202/app.2009.0056
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.
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
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.
Davies, N. S., Sansom, I. J. & Turner, P. 2006. Trace Fossil 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
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. Dronov, A.V., Tolmacheva T., Raevskaya E. (Eds.), pp. 33-38.
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
Knaust, D. 2004. Cambro-Ordovician trace fossils from the SW-Norwegian Caledonides. Geological Journal 39, 1, 1-24. DOI:10.1002/gj.941
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
Jensen, S. 2003. The Proterozoic and Earliest Cambrian Trace Fossils Record; Patterns, Problems and Perspectives. Integrative and Comparative Biology 43, 1, 219-228. DOI:10.1093/icb/43.1.219.
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.
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
Seilascher, A. 2000. Ordovician and Silurian Arthrophycid Ichnostratigraphy. Geological Exploration in Murzuq Basin. Sola, M. A. S. & Worsley, D. (Eds.), 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 fossil Dendrorhaphe from the Lontova Formation, eastern Latvia. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 73, 1/2, 187-193. DOI:10.1007/BF02987992
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Jensen, S. 1997. Trace fossils from the Lower Cambrian Mickwitzia sandstone, south-central Sweden. Fossils and Strata 42, 1-110.
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