Gruene Schneid Bed 9 (Devonian of Austria)

Where: Austria (47.0° N, 13.0° E: paleocoordinates 22.9° S, 23.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Famennian (372.2 - 358.9 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

• Sequence described as pelagic, "cephalopod" limestone.

Primary reference: H.P. Schönlaub, M. Attrep, K. Boeckelmann, R. Dreesen, R. Feist, A. Feininger, G. Hahn, P. Klein, D. Korn, R. Kratz, M. Magaritz, C.J. Orth, and J.-M. Schramm. 1992. The Devonian/Carboniferous Boundary in the Carnic Alps (Austria) - A Multidisciplinary Approach. Jahrbuch der Geologischen Bundesanstalt 135(1):57-98 [D. Korn/D. Korn/D. Korn]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38596: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 26.04.2004

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Trilobita
 Phacopida - Phacopidae
 Proetida - Proetidae
"Haasia cf. antedistans" = Yuanjia trilobite
Typhloproetus (Silesiops) sp. Richter 1913 trilobite
Conodonta
 Conodontophorida -
 Ozarkodinida - Palmatolepidae
Palmatolepis spp. Müller 1956 conodont
 Ozarkodinida - Polygnathidae