Rumerlo near Cortina d'Ampezzo (Zardini coll) (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Italy (46.6° N, 12.1° E: paleocoordinates 12.4° N, 20.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Cassian Formation, Julian (235.0 - 232.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original aragonite

Collected by Rinaldo Zardini

• Repository: Museum of Cortina d'Ampezzo

Primary reference: K. Bandel. 1991. Schlitzbandschnecken mit perlmutteriger Schale aus den triassischen St. Cassian Schichten der Dolomiten [Gastropods from the Triassic St. Cassian Formation of the Dolomites]. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, A 92:1-53 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137428: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.12.2012, edited by Uta Merkel

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Taxonomic list

 Ptychomphaloidea - Ptychomphalidae
Ptychomphalus protei M√ľnster 1841 snail