Vacha (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Thüringen, Germany (50.8° N, 10.0° E: paleocoordinates 15.9° N, 20.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Middle Buntsandstein Group, Olenekian (251.2 - 247.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the MfN

Primary reference: R. Werneburg. 1993. Trematosaurus (Amphibia) aus dem Mittleren Buntsandstein (Untertrias) von Thüringen. Veröffentlichungen des Naturhistorischen Museums Schleusingen 7/8:17-29 [R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134516: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 10.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Temnospondyli - Trematosauridae
Trematosaurus thuringiensis n. sp. Werneburg 1993 tetrapod
MfN Am 943.1/3, skull