NW Kernberge, Jena (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Thuringia, Germany (50.9° N, 11.6° E: paleocoordinates 16.9° N, 19.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wellenkalk Member, Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: R. Wagner. 1891. Ueber einige Versteinerungen des unteren Muschelkalks von Jena. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft 43:879-901 [A. Dunhill/B. Allen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 212635: authorized by Alex Dunhill, entered by Bethany Allen on 18.08.2020

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Taxonomic list

Echinoidea
 Cidaroida - Cidaridae
Cidaris grandaeva Goldfuss 1874 pencil urchin
Ophiuroidea
  -
Ophiuroidea indet. Gray 1840 brittle star
Crinoidea
 Encrinida - Encrinidae
Encrinus aculeatus von Meyer 1849 Sea lily
Encrinus wagneri Benecke 1887 Sea lily
Lingulata
 Lingulida - Lingulidae
"Lingula tenuissima" = Lingularia tenuissima
"Lingula tenuissima" = Lingularia tenuissima Bronn 1837
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae
Terebratula angusta
var. ostheimensis
 Spiriferida - Spiriferidae
cf. Spirifer sp. Sowerby 1818