Dudelange-Zoufftgen Section, Bed 6 (Jurassic of Luxembourg)

Where: Luxembourg (49.5° N, 6.1° E: paleocoordinates 38.3° N, 15.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Variabilis (182.0 - 175.6 Ma)

• Illustris et Variabilis subzone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

• marly limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2003

Collection methods: sieve,

Primary reference: D. Delsate and R. Weis. 2010. La Couche à Crassum (Toarcien moyen) au Luxembourg: stratigraphie et faunes de la coupe de Dudelange-Zoufftgen. Ferrantia 62:35-62 [M. Aberhan/T. Schossleitner/T. Schossleitner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141384: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Thomas Schossleitner on 26.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Myalinida - Inoceramidae
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Pectinidae indet. Wilkes 1810 scallop
 Carditida - Astartidae
Astarte sp. Sowerby 1816 clam
Cephalopoda
 Belemnitida - Megateuthididae
Dactyloteuthis digitalis Blainville 1827 belemnite
Dactyloteuthis semistriata Muenster 1830 belemnite
Dactyloteuthis irregularis von Schlotheim 1813 belemnite
Acrocoelites sp. belemnite
 Ammonitida - Phymatoceratidae
"Denckmannia sp." = Phymatoceras ammonite
Denckmannia sp. ind. (nov.?)
Denckmannia malagma Dumortier 1874 ammonite
Phymatoceras lilli Hauer 1856 ammonite
Haugia illustris Denckmann 1887 ammonite
Haugia jugosa Sowerby 1815 ammonite
"Haugia variabilis" = Haugia variabilis d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite
"Haugia navis" = Haugia variabilis d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae
Polyplectus discoides Zittel 1831 ammonite
Pseudolioceras compactile Simpson 1855 ammonite
Harpoceras nitescens Schlegelmilch 1976 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae
Lytoceras sp. Suess 1865 ammonite
Lytoceras sp. ind. (nov.?)
Lytoceras cornucopia Young and Bird 1822 ammonite
 Phylloceratida - Phylloceratidae
Phylloceras supraliasicum Pompeckj 1893 ammonite
 Nautilida - Cenoceratidae
Cenoceras sp. Hyatt 1884 nautiloid
Chondrichthyes
 Euselachii - Protospinacidae
Protospinax sp. Woodward 1919 elasmobranch
 Orectolobiformes -
Palaeobrachaelurus sp. Thies 1983 carpet shark
 Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae
"Heterodontus" duffini Thies 1983 bullhead shark
Paracestracion sp. Koken in Zittel 1911 bullhead shark
 Euselachii -
Synechodontiformes indet. Duffin and Ward 1993 elasmobranch
Gnathostomata
  -
Actinopterygii indet. ray-finned fish
Actinopteri
 Leptolepidiformes - Leptolepididae
Leptolepis sp. Agassiz 1843