Lutzelbourg (Triassic of France)

Where: Moselle, France (48.7° N, 7.3° E: paleocoordinates 13.8° N, 18.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Gres a Voltzia Formation, Aegean (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Gres a Voltzia is early Anisian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: delta plain; lithified claystone and siltstone

• "Fossils deposited in a shallow, brackish environment" (Grimaldi & Engel, 2005)

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: N. D. Sinitshenkova, F. Marchal-Papier, L. Grauvogel-Stamm and J. C. Gall. 2005. The Ephemeridea (Insecta) from the Gres a Voltzia (early Middle Triassic) of the Vosges (NE France). Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 79(3):377-397 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 140640: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 13.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Ephemeroptera - Siphlonuridae
Triassonurus doliiformis Sinitshenkova and Marchal-Papier 2005 mayfly
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