Axelstein near Jachenau (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (47.6° N, 11.4° E: paleocoordinates 31.4° N, 16.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: 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 137761: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Spiriferinida - Spondylospiridae
Zugmayerella uncinata Schafhautl 1851
 Rhynchonellida - Austrirhynchidae
Austrirhynchia cornigera Schafhautl 1851