Ophiuroidea, Central Balkan (Triassic of Bulgaria)

Where: Bulgaria (42.7° N, 25.3° E: paleocoordinates 3.6° S, 30.7° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Ladinian (242.0 - 237.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: basinal (siliceous); lithified mudstone

Primary reference: M. Entscheva. 1960. Occurence of Ophiuraceae from the mid Triassic of Central Balkan. Annales géologiques de la péninsule Balkanique 27:235-236 [L. Villier/L. Villier/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 81520: authorized by Loic Villier, entered by Loic Villier on 29.06.2008

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Taxonomic list

 Ophiurida - Ophiuridae
"Aspidura ludeni" = Aspiduriella ludeni
"Aspidura ludeni" = Aspiduriella ludeni von Hagenow 1851 brittle star
 Ostreida - Halobiidae
Daonella lommeli Wissmann 1841 oyster