Lärcheck near Berchtesgaden (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (47.7° N, 13.1° E: paleocoordinates 6.3° N, 25.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Schreyeralm Formation, Illyrian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E. Fugger in 1888

• Repository: K.K. Geologischen Reichsanstalt (now Geologischen Bundesanstalt)

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 136995: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 08.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Neoretziidae
"Retzia speciosa" = Schwagerispira mojsisovicsi
"Retzia speciosa" = Schwagerispira mojsisovicsi Bockh 1872
 Athyridida - Diplospirellidae
"Spirigera marmorea" = Pexidella marmorea
"Spirigera marmorea" = Pexidella marmorea Bittner 1890
 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae
"Terebratula" laricimontana n. sp. Bittner 1890
 Rhynchonellida - Sinorhynchiidae
"Rhynchonella projectifrons n. sp." = Volirhynchia projectifrons
"Rhynchonella projectifrons n. sp." = Volirhynchia projectifrons Bittner 1890
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae
"Rhynchonella refractifrons" = Norella refractifrons
"Rhynchonella refractifrons" = Norella refractifrons Bittner 1890