Stork 3 clay pit, bed 15 (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)

• Tardecrescens faunal horizons, Aplanatum subzone.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lime mudstone

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 189120: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 04.10.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Polymorphitidae
Leptonotoceras emersoni Hoffmann 1950 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Eoderoceratidae
Eoderoceras armatum Sowerby 1815 ammonite
Eoderoceras cf. hastatum Young and Bird 1828 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Echioceratidae
"Paltechioceras tardecrescens" = Plesechioceras delicatum, Paltechioceras oosteri
"Paltechioceras tardecrescens" = Plesechioceras delicatum Buckman 1914 ammonite
Paltechioceras oosteri Dumortier 1869 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Oxynoticeratidae
Gleviceras guibalianum d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite