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

Where: Luxembourg (49.5° N, 6.0° E: paleocoordinates 38.7° N, 15.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Murchisonae (175.6 - 171.6 Ma)

• Murchisonae subzone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; red, sandy marl

• Esch-sur-Alzette ferriferous basin
• Base of the 'conglomerate Katzberg' Lucius.

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 141469: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Thomas Schossleitner on 27.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Serpulidae indet. Rafinesque 1835
 Pectinida - Limidae
Plagiostoma sp. Sowerby 1814 file clam
 Ostreida -
Ostreida indet. Fërussac 1822 oyster
 Trigoniida - Myophorelloidae
Myophorella sp. Bayle 1878 clam
 Trigoniida - Trigoniidae
Trigonia sp. Bruguière 1789 clam
 Belemnitida -
 Ammonitida - Graphoceratidae
Staufenia sp. ammonite
Staufenia sehndensis Hoffmann 1913 ammonite