Vrsatec-castle - VR2 (Cretaceous of Slovakia)

Where: Slovakia (49.0° N, 18.0° E: paleocoordinates 40.6° N, 25.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Rogoznik Member (Dursztyn Formation), Berriasian (145.0 - 139.8 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore shelf; lithified, shelly/skeletal wackestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original calcite

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: A. Tomasovych. 2006. Differential effects of environmental factors on ecology of brachiopods and bivalves during the Late Triassic and Jurassic. 1-430 [A. Tomasovych/A. Tomasovych]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 68981: authorized by Adam Tomasovych, entered by Adam Tomasovych on 14.02.2007

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Kingenidae
 Terebratulida - Muirwoodellidae
 Terebratulida - Nucleatidae
Nucleata planulata Zeuschner 1846
 Terebratulida - Pygopidae
Pygites diphyoides d'Orbigny 1849
 Rhynchonellida - Basiliolidae
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Anomiidae
Placunopsis sp. Morris and Lycett 1853 scallop