Baugrube Kappler, Schillerstraße, Pfalzgrafenweiler (Triassic to of Germany)

Where: Baden-Württemberg, Germany (48.5° N, 8.6° E: paleocoordinates 13.9° N, 18.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Violet Horizon 5 Member (Röt Formation), Aegean to Aegean (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Violet Horizon 5, Röt Formation. Röt Formation is early Anisian in age

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Material in collections of Badische Landessammlungen für Naturkunde, Karlsruhe

Primary reference: D. Ortlam. 1967. Fossile Böden als Leithorizonte für die Gliederung des Höheren Buntsandsteins im nördlichen Schwarzwald und südlichen Odenwald. Geologisches Jahrbuch 84:485-590 [R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 134302: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 06.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Procolophonia - Procolophonidae
Anomoiodon krejcii n. sp. Ortlam 1967 parareptile
Holotype dentary
 Thecodontia -
Crenelosaurus nigrosilvanus n. gen. n. sp. Ortlam 1967 archosaur
Tooth
 Eosuchia - Tanystropheidae
Amotosaurus rotfeldensis Fraser and Rieppel 2006 archosauromorph
Two dentaries, vertebrae
Amotosaurus rotfeldensis Fraser and Rieppel 2006 archosauromorph
Lower jaw and postcrania