Where: Ukraine (48.6° N, 26.5° E: paleocoordinates 18.5° S, 7.4° E)
• coordinate based on political unit
• local area-level geographic resolution
When: Ludlow to Ludlow (422.9 - 416.0 Ma)
• Isakovtsy "subsuite" of Malinovtsy "series" and Varnitsa "suite" of the Ruksing "series" (Skalian "superhorizon"). See fig. 38.1 for correlation chart.
Environment/lithology: marine; dolomitic limestone and shelly/skeletal, argillaceous limestone
Collection methods: Counts are given for trilobites.
Primary reference: V. P. Gritsenko, A. A. Istchenko, L. I. Konstantinenko and P. D. Tsegelnjuk. 1999. Animal and plant communities of Podolia. In A. J. Boucot and J. D. Lawson (eds.), Paleocommunities--a case study from the Silurian and Lower Devonian 462-487 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote] more details
Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis
PaleoDB collection 23358: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 12.07.2002