Grebenberg near Angerstein (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (51.6° N, 9.9° E: paleocoordinates 17.1° N, 18.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Muschelkalk Formation, Illyrian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Middle Muschelkalk

Environment/lithology: lithified dolomite and lithified marl

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Preservation: adpression

Collection methods: Repository: Institut und Museum für Geologie und Paläontologie der Universität Göttingen

Primary reference: H. P. Schultze and H. Möller. 1986. Wirbeltierreste aus dem Mittleren Muschelkalk (Trias) von Göttingen, West-Deutschland. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 60:109-129 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139348: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Hybodontiformes - Hybodontidae
Hybodus sp. Agassiz 1837 elasmobranch
 Hybodontiformes - Acrodontidae
Acrodus cf. lateralis Agassiz 1839 elasmobranch
Palaeobates angustissimus Agassiz 1838 elasmobranch
Gnathostomata
  -
Actinopterygii indet. ray-finned fish
Actinopteri
 Saurichthyiformes - Saurichthyidae
Saurichthys sp. Agassiz 1843
 Perleidiformes - Colobodontidae
Colobodus sp. Agassiz 1843
 Palaeonisciformes - Palaeoniscidae
Gyrolepis sp. Agassiz 1843
 Semionotiformes - Eosemionotidae
Eosemionotus vogeli Fritsch 1906
Coelacanthimorpha
 Actinistia -
"Actinistia indet." = Coelacanthimorpha
"Actinistia indet." = Coelacanthimorpha lobe-finned fish
Reptilia
 Sauropterygia - Nothosauridae
Nothosaurus sp. Münster 1834 diapsid