Uppen, Hildesheim (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Niedersachsen, Germany (52.1° N, 10.0° E: paleocoordinates 43.3° N, 18.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified marl

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: bulk,

• Collections: Institut fur Geologie und Palaontologie der Universitat Hannover (GPH)

Primary reference: D. Thies, R. Windolf, and A. Murdoch. 1997. First record of Atoposauridae (Crocodylia: Metamesosuchia) in the Upper Jurassic (Kimmeridgian) of Northwest Germany. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen 205(3):393-411 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139540: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 13.02.2013, edited by Matthew Carrano and Philip Mannion

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Theropoda indet.2 theropod
 Loricata -
Theriosuchus sp.1 Owen 1878 crocodilian