Pralongia Ridge near St. Cassian (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Trentino, Italy (46.5° N, 11.9° E: paleocoordinates 12.4° N, 20.1° 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 R. Zardini

• Repsoitory: Heimatmuseums in Cortina d'Ampezzo

Primary reference: K. Bandel. 1991. Über triassische "Loxonematoidea" und ihre Beziehungen zu rezenten und paläozoischen Schnecken. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 65:239-268 [A. Nuetzel/A. Nuetzel/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139235: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 09.02.2013, edited by Mihaela Krause

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cladogirvanella cipitensis
  -
Polychaeta
 Terebellomorpha -
Gastropoda
 Murchisoniina - Zygopleuridae
Polygyrina lommeli Muenster 1841 snail
Demospongea
 Axinellida - Milleporellidae
Murania sp. Kazmierczak 1974 demosponge
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Nigriporellidae
  - Nigriporellidae