Butkov Quarry, 7th level, Luckowska Formation, Central Western Carpathians: Early/Lower Barremian, Czech Republic

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Davidiceras cf. potieri
1 individual
Kotetishvilia compressissima
3 individuals
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae
Patruliusiceras lateumbilicatum
5 individuals
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Holcodiscidae
Parasaynoceras tzankovi
2 individuals
Parasaynoceras butkoviensis n. sp.
1 individual
Parasaynoceras tenuicostatum n. sp.
1 individual
Holcodiscus aff. decorus
1 individual
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Acrioceratidae
Dissimilites dissimilis
1 individual
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Ptychoceratidae
Ptychoceras sp. d'Orbigny 1842
1 individual
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Crioceratitidae
Toxoceras nodosum
2 individuals
synonym of Crioceratites
Metahoplites cf. nicklesi
1 individual
Metahoplites misiki n. sp.
1 individual
Metahoplites rakusi n. sp.
2 individuals
Paraspiticeras percevali
3 individuals
Avramidiscus gastaldianus
3 individuals
Toxancyloceras vandenheckii
1 individual
see common names

Country:Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49.0° North, 18.3° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:39.8° North, 26.0° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Cretaceous Epoch:Early/Lower Cretaceous
Stage:Barremian 10 m.y. bin:Cretaceous 2
Key time interval:Early/Lower Barremian
Age range of interval:130.00000 - 125.45000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:group of beds
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified "limestone"
Lithology description: clayey limestones, 50-70 cm thick
Environment:deep subtidal indet.
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:field collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:69129
Authorizer:W. Kiessling Enterer:U. Merkel
Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2007-02-20 03:44:11 Last modified:2007-02-20 05:44:12
Access level:the public Released:2007-02-20 03:44:10
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

19933. Z. Vasicek. 2006. A remarkable assemblage of Early Barremian ammonites in the Central Western Carpathians (Butkov Quarry, Slovakia). Acta Geologica Polonica 56(4):421-440 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]