Cima, Lago di Lugano, Lombardy (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Italy (46.0° N, 9.1° E: paleocoordinates 31.1° N, 13.6° 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; shale

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 204978: authorized by Alex Dunhill, entered by Bethany Allen on 02.10.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Anomiidae
Anomia schafhaeutli Winkler 1859 jingle
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Mytilus glabratus Dunker 1846 mussel
 Cardiida - Anatinellidae
Anatina arista n. sp. Stoppani 1865 clam
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
Nucula matani Stoppani 1865 nut clam
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
Leda schiavi Stoppani 1865 pointed nut clam