Favositella Etheridge & Foord, 1884

Type species: Favosites interpunctus Quenstedt, 1878

Synonyms Author Type Species
Dnestropora Astrova, 1965 Dnestropora mirabilis Astrova, 1965

This genus includes the species:

  1. Favositella anolotichoides
  2. Oakley, 1966 Silurian Wenlockian England
  3. Favositella discoidaliformis
  4. Modzalevskaya, 1972 Ordovician Ashgill Russia
  5. Favositella gotlandica
  6. Oakley, 1966 Silurian Wenlockian Sweden Gotland
  7. Favositella? incondita
  8. Ulrich & Bassler, 1913 Silurian Pridolian USA
  9. Favositella integrimuralis
  10. Kiepura, 1973 Devonian Eifelian Poland, Mongolia
  11. Favositella interpuncta
  12. (Quenstedt, 1878) Silurian Wenlockian-Ludlovian England
  13. Favositella jucunda
  14. Kopajevich, 1984 Silurian Ludlovian-Pridolian Mongolia
  15. Favositella mammilata
  16. Fritz, 1957 Ordovician Caradoc Canada Ontario
  17. Favositella minganensis
  18. Twenhofel, 1938 Ordovician Llandeilo Canada Quebec
  19. Favositella mirabilis
  20. (Astrova, 1965) Silurian Ludlovian Russia, Belarus
  21. Favositella ordinata
  22. Kopajevich, 1984 Silurian Ludlovian-Pridolian Mongolia
  23. Favositella squamata
  24. (Lonsdale, 1839) Silurian Wenlockian England
  25. Favositella texturata
  26. Snell, 2004 Silurian Wenlock Homerian England
  27. Favositella varians
  28. (Nekhoroshev, 1948) Middle Devonian Givetian Russia

This information is based upon various sources, but no personal knowledge. I am indebted to the late Alan Horowitz for his compilation, and to Dr. J. Pachut.
I would be grateful for corrections to, or critical reviews of this information. This is not a 'final' version (an impossible ideal), but a working document.

The following species originally assigned to Favositella have been excluded by Utgaard (1983), but have not been reassigned.

  1. Favositella discoidalis
  2. Bassler, 1911 Ordovician Llandeilo (Late Llanvirn)=Darriwillian Russia
  3. Favositella exserta
  4. Bassler, 1911 Ordovician Caradoc=Sandbian-Katian Estonia

Favositella - from Nashville Fossils and Stratigraphy. However, Favositella epidermata is now Crassaluna epidermata.

Favositella - from Baltoscandian Fossils. However, Favositella laxata is the type species of Bythotrypa.

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