Frick, Kanton Aargau (PIMUZ) (Jurassic of Switzerland)

Where: Switzerland (47.5° N, 8.0° E: paleocoordinates 36.5° N, 13.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Sinemurian (199.3 - 190.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Paläontologischen Instituts und Museums der Universität Zürich (PIMUZ)

Primary reference: R. Kindlimann. 1990. Ein Nachweis von Acrodus nobilis Agassiz aus dem Sinemurien der Tongrube Gruhalde, Frick, Kt. Aargau (Nordschweiz). Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae 83:829-843 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 148848: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 26.07.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Arietitidae
"Paracoroniceras sp." = Coroniceras (Paracoroniceras) Spath 1922 ammonite
PIMUZ A 1/1275
Arnioceras sp. ammonite
Chondrichthyes
 Hybodontiformes - Acrodontidae
Acrodus nobilis Agassiz 1838 elasmobranch
PIMUZ A I/1276-8