West side of Steinenbergs in Nürtingen (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Baden-Württemberg, Germany (48.6° N, 9.3° E: paleocoordinates 37.9° N, 11.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Liasicus (201.3 - 196.5 Ma)

• Lower "Psilonoten-Tone"

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Karl Feifel in 1923; reposited in the SMNS

• Feifel gave 10 specimens to the Württembergischen Naturaliensammlung (now SMNS) and 20 to Institut und Museum für Geologie und Paläontologie in Tübingen (GPIT). Types are at GPIT.

Primary reference: R. Schlegelmilch. 1996. Neubearbeitung der Belemniten aus dem Hettangium von Nürtingen (Baden-Württemberg, Südwestdeutschland). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 238:1-17 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139793: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 18.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Belemnitida - Passaloteuthididae
"Nannobelus praecox n. sp." = Schwegleria praecox, "Nannobelus feifeli n. sp." = Schwegleria feifeli, "Holcoteuthis psilonoti n. sp." = Schwegleria psilonoti
"Nannobelus praecox n. sp." = Schwegleria praecox Schwegler 1939 belemnite
"Nannobelus feifeli n. sp." = Schwegleria feifeli Schwegler 1939 belemnite
"Holcoteuthis psilonoti n. sp." = Schwegleria psilonoti Schwegler 1939 belemnite