Mahmudia Quarry, Caeracul Mare Hill, sample 99 (Triassic of Romania)

Where: Romania (45.1° N, 29.1° E: paleocoordinates 17.5° N, 33.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Stromatactis-Limestone Member (Caerace Formation), Bithynian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified bindstone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BSP

Collection methods: mechanical

Primary reference: A. Nützel, A. Kaim, and E. Gradinaru. 2018. Middle Triassic (Anisian, Bithynian) gastropods from North Dobrogea (Romania) and their significance for gastropod recovery from the end-Permian mass extinction event. Papers in Palaeontology 4:477-512 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 197724: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 23.11.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Sisenna inaequistriata Nützel et al. 2018 snail
 Murchisoniina - Plethospiridae
? Wortheniopsis sp. Böhm 1895 snail
 Vetigastropoda -
Vetigastropoda indet. Salvini-Plawen 1980 snail