Near Hildesheim (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (52.1° N, 9.9° E: paleocoordinates 41.2° N, 15.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Jurassic (201.3 - 174.1 Ma)

• No stratigraphic information given

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by J. Kentman

• Two of Gesner's specimens are at Universit├Ątsbibliothek Basel, but no brachiopods can be found.

Primary reference: C. Gesner. 1565. De Omni Rerum Fossilium Genere, Gemmis, Lapidibus, Metallis, et Huiusmodi, Libra Aliquot, Pleriquenunc Primum Editi 1-169 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138796: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 27.01.2013

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae
"Terebratula rimosa" = Rimirhynchia rimosa
"Terebratula rimosa" = Rimirhynchia rimosa von Buch 1831