Fenk Quarry, Leitha Limestone Fm (Miocene of Austria)

Where: Austria (47.8° N, 16.5° E: paleocoordinates 47.3° N, 16.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Leitha Limestone Formation, Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; limestone

• Limestone

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: J. Aguirre, J. C. Braga, and W. E. Piller. 1996. Reassessment of Palaeothamnium Conti, 1946 (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology (94)1-9 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141124: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 21.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Rhodophyceae
 Corallinales - Hapalidiaceae