Tretto (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Veneto, Italy (45.8° N, 11.3° E: paleocoordinates 7.7° N, 21.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Fassanian (242.0 - 235.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: H. Mostler. 1986. Neue Kieselschwämme aus den Zlambachschichten (Obertrias, Nördliche Kalkalpen) [New siliceous sponges from the Zlambach Beds (Upper Triassic, northern Calcareous Alps)]. Geologisch-Paläontologische Mitteilungen Innsbruck 13:331-361 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 117020: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 14.09.2011

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Taxonomic list

Demospongea
 Ancorinida - Paelospongiidae
Paelospongia procera n. sp. Mostler 1986 demosponge