Bed 111K, Felsoors Section, Balaton Highland (Triassic of Hungary)

Where: Veszprem, Hungary (47.0° N, 17.9° E: paleocoordinates 1.4° N, 29.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Nevadites secedensis ammonoid zone, Vaszoly Formation, Illyrian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Secedensis Zone (Crassus Subzone)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, concretionary, cherty/siliceous limestone

• Nodular, cherty limestone. Nodules in volcaniclastics.

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: A. Vörös, T. Budai, J. Haas, S. Kovacs, H. Kozur and J. Pálfy. 2003. GSSP (Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point) Proposal for the base of the Ladinian (Triassic): A proposal for the GSSP at the bse of the Reitzi Zone (sensu stricto) at Bed 105 in the Felsoors section, Balaton Highland, Hungary. Albertiana 28:35-47 [D. Bottjer/M. Clapham/J. Pálfy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 44596: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Matthew Clapham on 15.09.2004

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Ceratitidae
Ticinites hantkeni Mojsisovics 1882 ceratite
Presumably includes Ticinites cf. crassus of Voros et al. 2003
Halilucites cf. obliquus Hauer 1896 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Arcestidae
Proarcestes sp. Mojsisovic 1893 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Ptychitidae