Kaisersteffel by Waldegg, Piesting-Tal (Triassic of Austria)

Where: Austria (47.9° N, 16.0° E: paleocoordinates 29.9° N, 19.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Koessen Formation, Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by D.A.B. Pearson; reposited in the NHMW

Primary reference: D. A. B. Pearson. 1977. Rhaetian brachiopods of Europe. Neue Denkschriften des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 1:1-85 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137758: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Angustothyrididae
 Spiriferinida - Laballidae
Laballa suessi Winkler 1859
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae
Osmarella "sp. nov." Pearson 1977
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae