Bayreuth, upper Muschelkalk (Frankfurt coll) (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (49.9° N, 11.6° E: paleocoordinates 16.0° N, 20.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• Could be Ladinian, but most fish described in the paper come from the Trochitenkalk (Illyrian)

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Geologisch-Paläontologischen Instituts der Universität Frankfurt

Primary reference: E. Stolley. 1919. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Ganoiden des deutschen Muschelkalks. Palaeontographica 63:25-86 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139865: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Perleidiformes - Colobodontidae
Colobodus maximus Dames 1888