Raibl, Carinthia (Suess collection) (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Italy (46.4° N, 13.6° E: paleocoordinates 11.7° N, 21.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Julian (235.0 - 232.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, carbonaceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collected by E. Suess

• Repository: presumably Geologischen Bundesanstalt Wien (possibly NHMW)

Primary reference: R. Kner. 1867. Nachtrag zu den fossilen Fischen von Raibl. Sitzungsberichte der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften 55:718-722 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139875: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Peltopleuriformes - Thoracopteridae
"Pterygopterus apus n. gen. n. sp." = Thoracopterus niederristi
"Pterygopterus apus n. gen. n. sp." = Thoracopterus niederristi Bronn 1858