Val dei Gatti 2 (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Italy (46.0° N, 10.2° E: paleocoordinates 6.5° N, 22.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: balatonicus ammonoid zone, Angolo Formation, Pelsonian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Upper Angolo Limestone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: PIMUZ, Palaeontological Institute and Museum of Z├╝rich

Primary reference: C. Monnet, P. Brack, H. Bucher and H. Rieber. 2008. Ammonoids of the middle/late Anisian boundary (Middle Triassic) and the transgression of the Prezzo Limestone in eastern Lombardy-Giudicarie (Italy). Swiss Journal of Geosciences 101:61-84 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141799: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.04.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Acrochordiceratidae
Acrochordiceras sp. Hyatt 1877 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Balatonitidae
Balatonites sp. Mojsisovics 1879 ceratite