Letten (2): Norian, Germany

List of taxa
Where & when
Geology
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia - Plateosauridae
? Plateosauridae indet. Marsh 1895
Bone fragments; current whereabouts unknown
see common names

Geography
Country:Germany State/province:Bayern County:N├╝rnberger Land
Coordinates: 49.5° North, 11.3° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:33.1° North, 11.5° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:small collection
Time
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
Stratigraphy
Geological group:Middle 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: not reported
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Taphonomy
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Preservation of anatomical detail:poor
Fragmentation:frequent
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Metadata
Database number:97834
Authorizer:R. Butler Enterer:R. Butler
Modifier:R. Butler Research group:vertebrate
Created:2010-08-31 08:18:11 Last modified:2013-02-01 08:33:53
Access level:the public Released:2010-08-31 08:18:11
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]