Winzer Quarry, Hessberg (Triassic to of Germany)

Where: Thuringia, Germany (50.4° N, 10.8° E: paleocoordinates 16.0° N, 20.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Chirotheriensandstein Formation (Buntsandstein Group), Olenekian to Olenekian (251.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; poorly lithified, quartzose, gray sandstone and fine-grained claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression, trace

Collected by Rühle von Lilienstern

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: M. Lang and F. v. Huene. 1952. Die Saurier Thüringens nach Erhebungen ihres centralen Betreuters Dr. med. u. Dr. rer. nat. h. c. Hugo Rühle von Lilienstern† [The Dinosaurs of Thuringia after Surveys of Their Central Supervisor M.D. and Dr. Nat. Sci. Hugo Rühle von Lilienstern†] 1-42 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191138: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 10.01.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Thecodontia -
Chirotherium sickleri Kaup 1835 archosaur
"Chirotherium barthi" = Chirotherium barthii Kaup 1835 archosaur