Ruit near Eßlingen (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (48.7° N, 9.3° E: paleocoordinates 38.0° N, 11.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Angulatensandstein Formation, Angulata (201.3 - 196.5 Ma)

• Between the Oolithenbank and Hauptsandstein

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E. Bachtle in 1921; reposited in the SMNS

Primary reference: G. Bloos. 1994. Frühe Arietitidae (Ammonoidea) aus dem Hettangium (Angulata-Zone, Unt. Lias) von Württemberg (SW-Deutschland). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 219:1-67 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189260: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 08.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Arietitidae
Schreinbachites vaihingensis Bloos 1994 ammonite