Tiefengraben near Gross-Reifling (Triassic to of Austria)

Where: Austria (47.7° N, 14.7° E: paleocoordinates 5.9° N, 25.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Pelsonian to Pelsonian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Associated with Spiriferina mentzelii

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Geologischen Reichsanstalt (now Geologischen Bundesanstalt Wien)

Primary reference: A. Bittner. 1890. Brachiopoden der alpinen Trias. Abhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Geologischen Reichsanstalt 14:1-325 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136180: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 21.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae
"Spiriferina (Mentzelia) mentzelii" = Mentzelia mentzeli
"Spiriferina (Mentzelia) mentzelii" = Mentzelia mentzeli Dunker 1851
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae
"Rhynchonella trinodosi" = Piarorhynchella trinodosi
"Rhynchonella trinodosi" = Piarorhynchella trinodosi Bittner 1890