Southern part of quarry north of Rottenbauer (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (49.7° N, 10.0° E: paleocoordinates 16.9° N, 17.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Member (Hauptmuschelkalk Formation), Fassanian (242.0 - 235.0 Ma)

• 1 m thick interval, most likely Tonhorizonts 4

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by R. Scheinpflug

• Repository: private collection of Ralf Scheinpflug

Primary reference: R. Scheinpflug. 1987. Ein Dibranchiat aus dem mainfränkischen Oberen Muschelkalk: Triadoteuthis parvula Müller. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 61:253-259 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139321: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Teuthida -
Triadoteuthis parvula Müller 1967 squid