Buchenbühl, Nürnberg (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Bayern, Germany (49.5° N, 11.1° E: paleocoordinates 33.0° N, 11.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Feuerletten Member (Trossingen Formation), Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• "Plateosaurus-Konglomerat" = Feuerletten

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandy conglomerate

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 1925

Primary reference: 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]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 139478: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 12.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia - Plateosauridae
Plateosaurus sp. Meyer 1837 plateosaurid
dorsal vertebra