Hidegkut section, Bed 28 (Triassic of Hungary)

Where: Hungary (47.0° N, 17.8° E: paleocoordinates 0.1° N, 30.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Middle Member (Csopak Marl Formation), Early/Lower Triassic (252.2 - 247.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: transition zone or lower shoreface; red, argillaceous siltstone

• deposited in a quiet subtidal zone below the fair-weather base

Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: C. Broglio Loriga, F. Goczan, J. Haas, K. Lenner, C. Neri, A.S. Oravecz, R. Posenato, I. Szabo, and A.M. Toth. 1990. The lower Triassic sequences of the Dolomites (Italy) and transdanubian mid-mountains (Hungary) and their correlation. Memorie di Scienze Geologiche 42:41-103 [L. Villier/J. Millet/J. Millet]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139978: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Thomas Schossleitner on 25.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Trigoniida - Myophoriidae
Neoschizodus ovatus Goldfuss 1838 clam
 Protobranchia - Tindariidae
"Unionites canalensis" = Austrotindaria canalensis
"Unionites canalensis" = Austrotindaria canalensis Catullo 1847 clam
Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Proptychitidae