Oberschwärzenbach (Miocene of Germany)

Where: Germany (48.4° N, 13.3° E: paleocoordinates 48.7° N, 11.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Neuhofen Formation, Burdigalian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

• Late Burdigalian, early Ottnangian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; claystone

• "Off-shore facies"
• Clays and marls, occasionally intercalated with fine sandy lenses or layers

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BSP

Primary reference: M. A. Bitner and S. Schneider. 2009. The Upper Burdigalian (Ottnangian) brachiopod fauna from the northern coast of the Upper Marine Molasse Sea in Bavaria, southern Germany. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 254:117-133 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190207: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 03.12.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Lingulata
 Lingulida - Lingulidae
Lingula sp. Bruguiére 1797