Schandelah-1 well, 336.8-337.5 m depth (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (52.3° N, 10.7° E: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 10.0° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Arnstadt Formation, Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

Size class: microfossils

Collection methods: core

Primary reference: T. J. B. van Eldijk, T. Wappler, P. K. Strother, C. M. H. Weijst, H. Rajael, H. Visscher, and B. Schootbrugge. 2018. A Triassic-Jurassic window into the evolution of Lepidoptera. Science Advances 4(e1701568):1-7 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191173: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 13.01.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Dicondylia -
Lepidoptera indet. Linnaeus 1758 moth
Type I scales
 Lepidoptera -
Glossata indet. Fabricius 1775 moth
Type II scales