Colonia Ceha Quarry, Anina (Jurassic of Romania)

Where: Romania (45.1° N, 21.9° E: paleocoordinates 26.4° N, 27.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Dealul Zanei Formation, Callovian (166.1 - 163.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified, calcareous siltstone and lithified marl

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: I. Lazar, V. Barbu, and M. E. Popa. 2004. Contributions to the Middle Jurassic of the Anina area - The bivalve fauna (part 1). Acta Palaeontologica Romaniae 4:233-246 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 122098: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 16.12.2011

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Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Entolium (Entolium) corneolum Young and Bird 1828 scallop
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Gervillella aff. aviculoides Sowerby 1814 oyster
 Ostreida - Posidoniidae
"Bositra buchii" = Bositra buchi
"Bositra buchii" = Bositra buchi Roemer 1836 oyster
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
Pinna (Pinna) mitis Zieten 1830 oyster
 Carditida - Astartidae