Eichelburg: Norian, Germany

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia - Plateosauridae
Plateosaurus cf. erlenbergiensis Huene 1905
Dehm 1935 1 specimen
BSP; caudal vertebra. Specimen destroyed during WW2
    = Plateosauridae indet. Marsh 1895
Moser 2003
cf. Plateosaurus sp. Meyer 1837
Dehm 1935 2 individuals
BSP; posterior dorsal, phalanx, distal humerus. Specimens destroyed during WW2
    = Plateosauridae indet. Marsh 1895
Moser 2003
Plateosauridae indet. Marsh 1895
Dehm 1935 1 specimen
BSP; partial L ilium ("not Plateosaurus"). Specimens destroyed during WW2
see common names

Country:Germany State/province:Bayern County:Roth
Coordinates: 49.2° North, 11.2° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:32.8° North, 11.6° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:small collection
Period:Triassic Epoch:Late/Upper Triassic
Stage:Norian 10 m.y. bin:Triassic 4
Key time interval:Norian
Age range of interval:228.00000 - 208.50000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Keuper
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Stratigraphy comments: No stratigraphic data provided, but collected from Keuper & likely to be of Norian age
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: conglomerate
Includes fossils?Y
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Museum repositories:BSP
Database number:97829
Authorizer:R. Butler, M. Carrano Enterer:R. Butler, M. Carrano
Modifier:M. Carrano Research group:vertebrate
Created:2010-08-31 07:38:53 Last modified:2018-02-20 16:07:58
Access level:the public Released:2010-08-31 07:38:53
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

33788. M. Moser. 2003. Plateosaurus engelhardti Meyer, 1837 (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) aus dem Feuerletten (Mittelkeuper; Obertrias) von Bayern. Zitteliana B 24:1-188 [R. Butler/R. Butler/R. Butler]

Secondary references:

44840 R. Dehm. 1935. Beobachtungen im oberen Bunten Keuper Mittelfrankens [Observations on the upper Bunter Keuper from middle Franconia]. Zentralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie, Abteilung B: Geologie und Paläontologie 1935(4):97-109 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]