Dudelange-Zoufftgen Section, Bed 7 (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; gray marl

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 141385: 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 semistriata Muenster 1830 belemnite
Acrocoelites sp. belemnite
 Ammonitida - Phymatoceratidae
"Denckmannia sp." = Phymatoceras ammonite
Denckmannia fabalis Simpson 1855 ammonite
Haugia jugosa Sowerby 1815 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae
 Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae
Lytoceras sp. Suess 1865 ammonite