Val Taleggio, Lombardy (Triassic of Italy)

Also known as Pura

Where: Italy (46.0° N, 9.6° E: paleocoordinates 30.9° N, 13.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Stoppani. 1865. Géologie et paléontologie des couches à Avicula contorta en Lombardie. Paleontologie Lombarde 3:1-267 [A. Dunhill/B. Allen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 204950: authorized by Alex Dunhill, entered by Bethany Allen on 28.09.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Angustothyrididae
"Terebratula pyriformis" = Rhaetina pyriformis
"Terebratula pyriformis" = Rhaetina pyriformis Suess 1854
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Arcidae
"Avicula aviculoides" = Arca aviculoides, Arca cultrata
"Avicula aviculoides" = Arca aviculoides Stoppani 1857 ark
Arca cultrata Stoppani 1857 ark
 Pectinida - Limidae
"Lima lineatopunctata" = Lima lineatopunctatus
"Lima lineatopunctata" = Lima lineatopunctatus Stoppani 1857 file clam
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Avicula sp. Bruguière 1791 pearl oyster
Avicula gregaria Stoppani 1865 pearl oyster
"Avicula contorta" = Rhaetavicula contorta Portlock 1843 pearl oyster
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Gervillia inflata Schafhaeutl 1851 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Mytilus glabratus Dunker 1846 mussel
Mytilus psilonoti Quenstedt 1857 mussel
 Carditida - Carditidae
Cardita talegii n. sp. Stoppani 1865 clam
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
Cyprina purae n. sp. Stoppani 1865 clam
 Cardiida - Anatinellidae
Anatina praecursor Oppel 1858 clam
 Cardiida - Palaeocarditidae
"Cardita austriaca" = Palaeocardita austriaca
"Cardita austriaca" = Palaeocardita austriaca Hauer 1853 clam
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
"Cardita lorica" = Pholadomya lorica, "Cardita munita" = Pholadomya munita
"Cardita lorica" = Pholadomya lorica Stoppani 1857 clam
"Cardita munita" = Pholadomya munita Stoppani 1857 clam
 Trigoniida - Myophoriidae
Myophoria inflata Emmrich 1853 clam
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
"Myophoria isosceles" = Nucula isosceles
"Myophoria isosceles" = Nucula isosceles Stoppani 1857 nut clam
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
Leda claviformis Sowerby 1824 pointed nut clam
Bactryllium striolatum
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Bactryllium deplanatum
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