Wetterstein Limestone 1, Ostry Vrch, Male Karpaty Mountains (Triassic of Slovakia)

Where: Slovakia (48.5° N, 17.3° E: paleocoordinates 4.3° N, 29.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wetterstein Formation, Ladinian (242.0 - 237.0 Ma)

• Lower Ladinian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: perireef or subreef; gray limestone

• Wetterstein is largely reefal (WK)
• Light gray limestone.

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression

Primary reference: M. Kochanova and J. Pevny. 1982. Bivalves and brachiopods from Wetterstein limestones of Ostry vrch (Male Karpaty Mts.). Zapadne Karpaty, ser. Paleontologia 6:7-40 [D. Bottjer/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 44352: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Matthew Clapham on 08.09.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Neoretziidae
 Athyridida - Diplospirellidae
Tetractinella trigonella Schlotheim 1820
 Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae
"Aulacothyris angusta" = Silesiathyris angusta
"Aulacothyris angusta" = Silesiathyris angusta Schlotheim 1820
 Terebratulida - Angustothyrididae
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
 Spiriferinida - Sinucostidae
"Spiriferina pectinata" = Sinucosta pectinata
"Spiriferina pectinata" = Sinucosta pectinata Bittner 1890
 Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae
Mentzelia mentzeli Dunker 1851
ssp. mentzeli
 Spiriferinida - Pennospiriferinidae
Punctospirella fragilis Schlotheim 1814
 Rhynchonellida - Sinorhynchiidae
"Decurtella vivida" = Volirhynchia vivida
"Decurtella vivida" = Volirhynchia vivida Bittner 1890
 Rhynchonellida - Austrirhynchidae
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Entolium discites Schlotheim 1820 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Chlamys (Praechlamys) ex gr. broilii" = Praechlamys, "Chlamys (Praechlamys) cf. fassaensis" = Praechlamys
"Chlamys (Praechlamys) ex gr. broilii" = Praechlamys scallop
"Chlamys (Praechlamys) cf. fassaensis" = Praechlamys scallop
 Pectinida - Terquemiidae
? Newaagia sp. Hertlein 1952 scallop
 Pectinida - Aviculopectinidae
 Pectinida - Hunanopectinidae
Leptochondria separata, "Leptochondria aff. viezzenensis" = Leptochondria occidanea
"Leptochondria aff. viezzenensis" = Leptochondria occidanea Meek 1877 scallop
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Pteria cf. caudata pearl oyster
 Ostreida - Halobiidae
Daonella sp. Mojsisovics 1874 oyster
Gastropoda
 Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
Euomphalus sp. Sowerby 1814 snail