Ichnofossils

unranked Ichnofossils

et: jäljekivistised; fi: jälkifossiilit; sv: spårfossiler;

Taxon ID: 112 / 2017-11-22
Belongs to: Biota
Contains: Bioclaustration structures | Bioerosional trace fossils | Coprolites | Soft-sediment trace fossils
Stratigraphic range: Ediacara Recent | ~ 650,0–0,0 Ma
Baltoscandian species (in database): 144

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

  1. Abeliella bellafurca |
  2. Amphorichnus papillatus | Lower Cambrian (old nomenclature) → Haljala Stage
  3. Anoigmaichnus bretti | Oandu Stage
  4. Anoigmaichnus odinsholmensis | Uhaku Stage → Oandu Stage
  5. Anoigmaichnus zapalskii | Oandu Stage
  6. Arachnostega gastrochaenae | Cambrian → Upper Jurassic
  7. Archaeonassa fossulata | Cambrian
  8. Arcuatichnus wimani |
  9. Arenicolites carbonarius |
  10. Balanoglossites triadicus |
  11. Balticapunctum inchoatus | Volkhov Stage
  12. Beaconites capronus | Cambrian → Recent
  13. Bergaueria elliptica | Cambrian
  14. Bergaueria hemisphaerica |
  15. Bergaueria perata | Cambrian
  16. Bergaueria prantli |
  17. Bergaueria sucta | Cambrian
  18. Bilinichnus simplex | Vendian → Cambrian
  19. Burrinjuckia clitambonitofilia | Kukruse Stage
  20. Burrinjuckia spiriferidophilia | Devonian
  21. Caedichnus spiralis | Kukruse Stage → Recent
  22. Chaetosalpinx ferganensis | Silurian → Devonian
  23. Chaetosalpinx groningae | Silurian
  24. Chaetosalpinx huismani | Silurian → Devonian
  25. Chaetosalpinx sibiriensis |
  26. Cheiichnus gothicus | Lower Cambrian (old nomenclature)
  27. Chondrites intricatus |
  28. Chondrites patulus |
  29. Circulichnis montanus |
  30. Cochlichnus anguineus |
  31. Conichnus conicus | Lower Cambrian (old nomenclature) → Eocene
  32. Conichnus conosinus |
  33. Coprulus oblongus |
  34. Cruziana barbata |
  35. Cruziana fasciculata |
  36. Cruziana furcifera |
  37. Cruziana rugosa |
  38. Cruziana rusoformis |
  39. Cruziana semiplicata |
  40. Cruziana tenella |
  41. Curvolithus simplex |
  42. Dendrina dendrina |
  43. Dictyodora tenuis |
  44. Dictyodora zimmermani |
  45. Didymaulichnus rouaulti |
  46. Didymaulichnus tirasensis | Cambrian
  47. Diplocraterion helmerseni | Cambrian
  48. Diplocraterion parallelum |
  49. Fasciculus rogus | Wenlock
  50. Furculosus carpathicus |
  51. Gastrochaenolites oelandicus | Volkhov Stage
  52. Glaciichnium liebegastensis |
  53. Gordia carickensis | Devonian → Pleistocene
  54. Gordia marina | Ediacara
  55. Gyrolithes polonicus |
  56. Gyrolithes scintillus |
  57. Halopoa imbricata | Cambrian
  58. Helicosalpinx asturiana |
  59. Helicosalpinx concoenatus |
  60. Helminthoidichnites tenuis | Ediacara
  61. Ilmenichnus devonicus |
  62. Intrites punctatus | Vendian
  63. Kimberichnus teruzzi | Vendian → Triassic
  64. Lockeia amygdaloides |
  65. Lockeia cunctator |
  66. Lockeia siliquaria |
  67. Macaronichnus segregatis |
  68. Medvezhichnus pudicum |
  69. Megagrapton irregulare | Ordovician → Miocene
  70. Megagrapton submontanum |
  71. Monocraterion tentaculatum | Cambrian → Recent
  72. Naviculichnium marginatum |
  73. Nenoxites curvus |
  74. Neonereites biserialis |
  75. Neonereites uniserialis | Vendian → Cambrian
  76. Nereites (trace fossil) missouriensis |
  77. Oichnus coronatus |
  78. Oichnus paraboloides | Cambrian → Holocene
  79. Oichnus simplex |
  80. Oikobesalon coricaceum | Uhaku Stage → Ludlow
  81. Oikobesalon erraticum |
  82. Oikobesalon liljevalli | Wenlock
  83. Oikobesalon squamosus | Silurian
  84. Ophiomorpha nodosa |
  85. Osprioneides kampto | Haljala Stage → Silurian
  86. Palaeopascichnus delicatus |
  87. Palaeopascichnus sinuosus | Vendian
  88. Palaeophycus herberti |
  89. Palaeophycus striatus |
  90. Palaeophycus tubularis | Precambrian → Holocene
  91. Phycodes curvipalmatum |
  92. Phycodes palmatus | Lower Cambrian (old nomenclature)
  93. Phycodes rarus | Upper Ordovician → lower Silurian
  94. Phycodes reniforme |
  95. Phycodes templus |
  96. Phycosiphon incertum |
  97. Plagiogmus arcuatus | Cambrian
  98. Planolites beverleyensis | Ediacara
  99. Planolites montanus | Ediacara
  100. Planolites serpens |
  101. Planolites virgatus |
  102. Protovirgularia dichotoma |
  103. Protovirgularia pennatus | Silurian → Oligocene
  104. Psammichnites gigas |
  105. Rhizocorallium commune | Cambrian
  106. Ropalonaria arachne | Ordovician
  107. Rosselia socialis | Lower Cambrian (old nomenclature)
  108. Rugalichnus matthewii | Cambrian
  109. Rusophycus didymus |
  110. Rusophycus dispar |
  111. Rusophycus eutendorfensis |
  112. Rusophycus jenningsi |
  113. Saerichnites variolatus |
  114. Scotolithus mirabilis | Lower Cambrian (old nomenclature)
  115. Siphonichnus ophthalmoides | Devonian → Holocene
  116. Skolithos annulatus |
  117. Skolithos delinatus |
  118. Skolithos linearis |
  119. Squamodictyon petaloideum |
  120. Steinsfjordichnus brutoni | upper Silurian
  121. Suzmites volutatus |
  122. Syringomorpha nilssoni |
  123. Taenidium irregulare |
  124. Teichichnus duplex | Middle Cambrian (old nomenclature)
  125. Teichichnus rectus | Middle Cambrian (old nomenclature) → Holocene
  126. Thalassinoides bacae | Volkhov Stage → Lasnamägi Stage
  127. Thalassinoides paradoxicus |
  128. Thalassinoides suevicus | Silurian → Miocene
  129. Tomaculum problematicum | Ordovician
  130. Tremichnus paraboloides | Volkhov Stage
  131. Treptichnus bifurcus | Cambrian → Carboniferous
  132. Treptichnus pedum | Cambrian
  133. Trichichnus linearis |
  134. Trichophycus triplerum |
  135. Trichophycus venosus |
  136. Trypanites fimbriatus |
  137. Trypanites heckeri |
  138. Trypanites solitarius |
  139. Trypanites weisei |
  140. Tubichnus angulatus |
  141. Undichna uniscula | Ludlow
  142. Vendichnus vendicus |
  143. Vimenites bacillaris | Vendian
  144. Warvichnium ulbrichi |

Visual identification guide (Ichnofossils)

Ichnofossils

Selection of related publications

  • Vinn et al., 2018b. Bioclaustrations in Upper ordovician bryozoans from northern Estonia [DOI]
  • Knaust & Minter, 2018. The fish swimming trace Undichna unisulca from the Silurian of Sweden: probably the oldest vertebrate locomotion trace fossi [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2018c. Symbiosis of cornulitids and bryozoans in the late Ordovician of Estonia [DOI]
  • Vinn & Toom, 2016d. Bioerosion of inorganic hard substrates in the Silurian of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn & Toom, 2016e. Borings in phosphatized Cambrian siltstone pebbles, Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Hanken et al., 2016. Late Ordovician Trace Fossils from Offshore to Shallow Water Mixed Siliciclastic and Carbonate Facies in the Ringerike Area, Oslo Region, Norway [DOI]
  • Vinn & Toom, 2016c. Rare arthropod traces from the Ordovician and Silurian of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Hoffmann et al., 2016. Tubichnus angulatus - A Complex Burrow System from Erratic Boulders of Early Cambrian Age, Northeast Germany and South Sweden [DOI]
  • Vinn & Toom, 2016b. A sparsely encrusted hardground with abundant Trypanites boring from the Llandovery of the Velise River, western Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2015c. Tremichnus in crinoid pluricolumnals from the Silurian of Western Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn & Toom, 2015c. The trace fossil Zoophycos from the Silurian of Estonia [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2015d. Distribution of Conichnus and Amphorichnus in the Lower Paleozoic of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Knaust, 2015b. Siphonichnidae (new ichnofamily) attributed to the burrowing activity of bivalves: ichnotaxonomy, behaviour and palaeoenvironmental implications [DOI]
  • Vinn & Wilson, 2015a. Symbiotic interactions in the Ordovician of Baltica [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2015b. Bioerosion of Inorganic Hard Substrates in the Ordovician of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn & Toom, 2015a. Some encrusted hardgrounds from the Ordovician of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2014f. The trace fossil Arachnostega in the Ordovician of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2014d. Earliest rhynchonelliform brachiopod parasite from the Late Ordovician of northern Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2014a. Symbiotic endobiont biofacies in the Silurian of Baltica [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2014b. The earliest Giant Osprioneides Borings from the Sandbian (Late Ordovician) of Estonia [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2014e. The earliest bryozoan parasite: Middle Ordovician (Darriwilian) of Osmussaar Island, Estonia [DOI]
  • Vinn & Toom, 2014. First record of the trace fossil Oikobesalon from the Ordovician (Darriwilian) of Baltica [DOI]
  • Mikuláš et al., 2013. A rich ichnofossil assemblage from the Frasnian (Upper Devonian) deposits at Andoma Hill, Onega Lake, Russia [DOI]
  • Donovan, 2013a. A Distinctive Bioglyph and its Producer: Recent Gastrochaenolites Leymerie in a Peat Pebble, North Sea Coast of The Netherlands [DOI]