Ratingen (Carboniferous of Germany)

Where: Germany (51.3° N, 6.8° E: paleocoordinates 12.7° S, 5.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Carboniferous Limestone Formation, Tournaisian (358.9 - 346.7 Ma)

• Late Tournaisian

Environment/lithology:

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: trilobites only

Primary reference: G. Hahn, R. Hahn, and C. Brauckmann. 1980. Die Trilobiten des belgischen Kohlenkalkes (Unter-Karbon). 1. Proetinae, Cyrtosymbolinae und Aulacopleuridae. Geologica et Palaeontologica 14:165-188 [D. Korn/D. Korn/D. Korn]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37132: authorized by Dieter Korn, entered by Dieter Korn on 03.03.2004, edited by Daniela Liebsch

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Proetida - Phillipsiidae
Cummingella jonesi1 trilobite
Cummingella jonesi jonesi
 Proetida - Brachymetopidae
Brachymetopus maccoyi1 trilobite
Brachymetopus maccoyi spinosus
Brachymetopus maccoyi2 trilobite
Brachymetopus maccoyi spinimarginatus
 Proetida - Proetidae
"Griffithides cf. globiceps" = Phillipsia (Griffithides)1 trilobite
Griffithides (Bollandia)
Paladin dalmani1 trilobite
Paladin (Paladin)
Paladin sp.1 Weller 1936 trilobite
Paladin (Paladin)
Archegonus ratingensis trilobite
Archegonus (Belgibole)
Archegonus ratingensis1 trilobite
Archegonus (Belgibole)