Rogenstein Mb Remlingen 5 borehole depth 1835m Remlingen (Permian of Germany)

Where: Germany (52.1° N, 10.7° E: paleocoordinates 16.3° N, 23.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Rogenstein Member (Bernburg Formation), Buntsandstein (265.0 - 252.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; gray, green mudstone and gray, green siltstone

• gray green clay- and silt layers - In German: graugruenen Ton- oder Schluffzwischenlagen

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: original sporopollenin

Collection methods: core, chemical, mechanical, sieve

Primary reference: H. H. Ecke. 1986. Palynologie des Zechsteins und Unteren Buntsandsteins im Germanischen Becken. Dissertation Georg-August-Universität Göttingen 1-117 [C. Looy/C. Looy/T. Liebrecht]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 27261: authorized by Cindy Looy, entered by Cindy Looy on 25.11.2002

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• approx. 250 specimens counted
unclassified
  -
Lunatisporites acutes
(Leschik 1955) Scheuring 1970 1.1-4%
Lunatisporites pellucidus
(Goubin 1965) Helby in De Jersey 1972 4.1-10%
Endosporites ? papillatus
Jansonius 1962 0.1-1%
Striatoabieites germanicus
(Maedler 1964) Van Buggenum 1985 0.1-1%
"Forma" sp.
x Ecke 1986 present
Syndesmosphaerion klarrii
Ecke 1986 present
Chlorophyceae
  -
Botryococcus sp. Kutzing 1849
Kuetzing 1849 present
Sphenopsida
  -
Calamospora mesozoica Couper 1958
Couper 1958 0.1-1%
Cycadopites
  -
Cycadopites follicularis Wilson and Webster 1946
Wilson and Webster 1946 1.1-4%
Lycopsida
  -
Kraeuselisporites apiculatus
Jansonius 1962 0.1-1%
  - Selaginellaceae
Densoisporites playfordii
(Balme 1963) Balme 1970 1.1-4%
Densoisporites nejburgii
(Schultz 1964) Balme 1970 0.1-1%
 Life -
Leiosphaeridia sp. Eisenack 1958 acritarcs
sp. A and B Ecke 1986 present
 Gymnospermophyta -
Vitreisporites signatus Leschik 1956
(Leschik 1955) Ecke 1986 0.1-1%
Lundbladispora
  -
Lundbladispora willmottii
Balme 1963 1.1-4%
Lundbladispora zwolinska
Ecke 1986 0.1-1%
Lundbladispora gemmata
Ecke 1986 0.1-1%