Fossil group: Ichnofossils
Genus Protovirgularia McCoy, 1850

Taxon ID: 15658 | 2017-11-28 / 2018-03-20
Belongs to: Ichnofossils
Sister taxa: Amphorichnus | Arachnostega | Archaeonassa | Arcuatichnus | Arenicolites | Arenituba | Aulichnites | Balanoglossites | Beaconites | Bergaueria | Bilinichnus | Cheiichnus | Chondrites | Circulichnis | Cochlichnus | Conichnus | Cruziana | Curvolithus | Dendrorhaphe | Dictyodora | Didymaulichnus | Dimorphichnus | Diplichnites | Diplocraterion | Fasciculus | Fucoides circinatus | Furculosus | Glaciichnium | Gordia | Gyrochorte | Gyrolithes | Gyrophyllites | Halimedides | Halopoa | Helminthoidichnites | Helminthopsis | Hormosiroidea | Ilmenichnus | Intrites | Labyrintichnus | Lockeia | Macaronichnus | Medvezhichnus | Megagrapton | Monocraterion | Monomorphichnus | Multina | Naviculichnium | Nenoxites | Neonereites | Nereites (trace fossil) | Oikobesalon | Oniscoidichnus | Ophiomorpha | Palaeopascichnus | Palaeophycus | Paleohelcura | Palmichnuim | Phycodes | Phycosiphon | Plagiogmus | Planolites | Polarichnus | Polykladichnus | Psammichnites | Ptychoplasma | Rhizocorallium | Rosselia | Rugalichnus | Rusophycus | Saerichnites | Sagittichnus | Scolicia | Scotolithus | Skolithos | Squamodictyon | Steinsfjordichnus | Suzmites | Syringomorpha | Taenidium | Teichichnus | Thalassinoides | Torrowangea | Treptichnus | Trichichnus | Trichophycus | Tubichnus | Undichna | Vendichnus | Vimenites | Warvichnium | Zoophycos
Contains: Protovirgularia dichotoma | Protovirgularia pennatus
Stratigraphic range: Cambrian Stage 2
Baltoscandian species (in database): 2

Selection of related publications

  • Vinn & Toom, 2016c. Rare arthropod traces from the Ordovician and Silurian of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Uchman et al., 2005b. Ordovician bathyal trace fossils from metasiliciclastics in Central Norway and their sedimentological and paleogeographical implications [DOI]

Taxon occurrences on map


Identifications of taxon in collection specimens

Taxon images

None, GIT 362-33
GIT 362-33 None
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Protovirgularia isp., GIT 362-34
GIT 362-34 Protovirgularia isp.
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Protovirgularia isp., GIT 362-35
GIT 362-35 Protovirgularia isp.
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None, GIT 362-33
GIT 362-33 None
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, GIT 362-36-1
GIT 362-36-1
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, GIT 362-36-1
GIT 362-36-1
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None, GIT 362-234-2
GIT 362-234-2 None
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Protovirgularia isp., GIT 362-221-3
GIT 362-221-3 Protovirgularia isp.
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None, GIT 362-234-2
GIT 362-234-2 None
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Protovirgularia isp., GIT 362-600
GIT 362-600 Protovirgularia isp.
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None, GIT 156-996-2
GIT 156-996-2 None
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None, GIT 156-996-2
GIT 156-996-2 None
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Protovirgularia isp., GIT 156-996-1
GIT 156-996-1 Protovirgularia isp.
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, GIT 362-36-1
GIT 362-36-1
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Protovirgularia isp., GIT 362-221-3
GIT 362-221-3 Protovirgularia isp.
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None, GIT 362-234-2
GIT 362-234-2 None
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None, GIT 776-1-1
GIT 776-1-1 None
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