Hutberg Site, Rumelange, Bed I (Jurassic of Luxembourg)

Where: Luxembourg (49.5° N, 6.0° E: paleocoordinates 38.9° N, 15.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Aalenian (174.1 - 170.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; red sandstone

• Esch-sur-Alzette ferriferous basin
• red sandy layer with oolithes

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2002

Collection methods: bulk

Primary reference: S. Guérin-Franiatte and R. Weis. 2010. Le passage Aalénien-Bajocien près de Rumelange: la série biostratigraphique dans le Bassin d'Eschsur- Alzette (Grand-Duché de Luxembourg). Ferrantia 62:73-92 [M. Aberhan/T. Schossleitner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141468: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Thomas Schossleitner on 27.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Camptonectes sp. Meek 1864 scallop
 Pectinida -
Entolium sp. Meek 1865 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Lima leesbergi file clam
 Belemnitida -
Brevibelus breviformis Voltz 1830 belemnite