Ober-Roedinghausen D/C boundary section, Tournaisian part (Carboniferous of Germany)

Where: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (51.4° N, 7.8° E: paleocoordinates 12.3° S, 6.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Hangenberg Kalk Formation, Tournaisian (358.9 - 346.7 Ma)

• Series of beds above the thick (several m) Hangenberg shale interval.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone and shale

• [alternating limestones and shales, with limestones predominant]

Primary reference: D. Korn. 1993. The ammonoid faunal change near the Devonian-Carboniferous boundary. Annales de la Societe geologique de Belgique 115(2):581-593 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38646: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 26.04.2004

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Proetida - Proetidae
Cephalopoda
 Goniatitida - Pseudarietitidae
 Goniatitida - Voehringeritidae
 Goniatitida - Prionoceratidae
Mimimitoceras hoennense, Mimimitoceras varicosum, "Paragattendorfia sphaeroides" = Paragattendorfia, "Paragattendorfia patens" = Paragattendorfia, "Globimitoceras globiforme" = Paragattendorfia
Mimimitoceras hoennense Korn 1993 ammonite
Mimimitoceras varicosum Schindewolf 1923 ammonite
"Paragattendorfia sphaeroides" = Paragattendorfia ammonite
"Paragattendorfia patens" = Paragattendorfia ammonite
"Globimitoceras globiforme" = Paragattendorfia ammonite
 Goniatitida - Gattendorfiidae
Acutimitoceras sp. Librovitch 1957 ammonite
Acutimitoceras subbilobatum Munster 1839 ammonite
Acutimitoceras intermedium Schindewolf 1923 ammonite
"Gattendorfia reticulum" = Weyerella reticulum Vohringer 1960 ammonite
"Gattendorfia concava" = Weyerella concava Vohringer 1960 ammonite
"Gattendorfia molaris" = Weyerella molaris Vohringer 1960 ammonite
Nicimitoceras trochiforme Vohringer 1960 ammonite
Gattendorfia crassa Schmidt 1924 ammonite
"Gattendorfia costata" = Gattendorfia (Gattendorfia) costata Vohringer 1960 ammonite
"Gattendorfia evoluta" = Kazakhstania evoluta Vohringer 1960 ammonite
 Prolecanitida - Prolecanitidae