Kelheim, Bavaria (BMNH Coll.) (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (48.9° N, 11.9° E: paleocoordinates 40.2° N, 20.0° E)

When: Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

• Lower Kimmeridgian (Lithographic Stone)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: A. S. Woodward. 1895. Catalogue of the Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History), Part III 1-544 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 131961: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 03.08.2012, edited by Bethany Allen

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Taxonomic list

Actinopteri
 Semionotiformes - Macrosemiidae
Macrosemius rostratus Agassiz 1844
BMNH P.956 (Egerton Coll.), P.955, P.3616 (Egerton & Enniskillen Colls.)
 Halecomorphi - Ophiopsiidae
Ophiopsis tenuiserrata Agassiz 1844
BMNH P.1077 (Egerton Coll.), P.3599, P.3602 (Enniskillen Coll.)
Ophiopsis attenuata Wagner 1863
BMNH P.3609 (Enniskillen Coll.), P.1090 (Egerton Coll.)
Reptilia
 Pterosauria - Pterodactylidae
"Pterodactylus meyeri n. sp." = Ptenodracon brevirostris
"Pterodactylus meyeri n. sp." = Ptenodracon brevirostris Soemmering 1817 pterosaur
BMNH 42736 (and corresponding cast BMNH 39352), slab of lithographic limestone containing most of skeleton