Pierre Pertuis III tracksite (Jurassic of Switzerland)

Where: Bern, Switzerland (47.2° N, 7.2° E: paleocoordinates 38.3° N, 16.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Twannbach Formation, Early/Lower Tithonian (150.8 - 145.0 Ma)

• Portlandian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, trace

Primary reference: D. Marty and C. A. Meyer. 2012. From sauropods to cycads—the Late Jurassic terrestrial record of the Swiss Jura Mountains. Centenary Meeting of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft. Programme, Abstracts, and Field Guides (F. Witzmann & M. Aberhan, eds). Terra Nostra 2012(3):119-120 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 134307: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 06.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Sauropoda indet. Marsh 1878 sauropod