Sehnde, near Lehrte (Cretaceous of Germany)

Where: Niedersachsen, Germany (52.3° N, 10.0° E: paleocoordinates 43.5° N, 17.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Wealden Group, Berriasian (145.0 - 139.8 Ma)

• "Wealden formations"; lowest layers

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; argillaceous, calcareous marl

• "a rather light-colored, calcareous clay marl"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by H. Wöckener

Collection methods: surface (float),

• found in collection of H. Wöckener, Hildesheim

Primary reference: C. Struckmann. 1894. Ueber einen Zahn des Iguanodon aus dem Wealden von Sehnde bei Lehrte [On a tooth of Iguanodon from the Wealden of Sehnde near Lehrte]. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft 46:828-831 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 185808: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 16.05.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Neornithischia -
Iguanodon mantelli Meyer 1832 bird foot dinosaur