Stork 3 clay pit, between beds 13-14 (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (51.1° N, 8.6° E: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 12.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Raricostatum (196.5 - 189.6 Ma)

• Macdonnelli/Meigeni faunal horizons, Macdonnelli subzone.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by R. Ebel

• Repository: Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle (Geneva). Later in the Doberg Museum, Bünde.

Primary reference: J. Blau, C. Meister, R. Ebel and R. Schlatter. 2000. Upper Sinemurian and lower Pliensbachian ammonite faunas from Herford-Diebrock area (NW Germany). Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 74:259-280 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189119: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 04.10.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Polymorphitidae
Leptonotoceras emersoni Hoffmann 1950 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Eoderoceratidae
Eoderoceras armatum Sowerby 1815 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Echioceratidae
Leptechioceras macdonnelli Portlock 1843 ammonite
Leptechioceras meigeni Hug 1899 ammonite