Mühlhausen 1 (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Baden-Württemberg, Germany (48.1° N, 8.6° E: paleocoordinates 37.2° N, 10.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Hettangian (201.3 - 199.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: M. Gruner. 1997. Dynamische Palaookologie und taxonomische Bearbeitung des Unterjura (Hettangium bis unteres Sinemurium) auf der Schwabischen Alb. Profil, Stuttgart 11:1-197 [F. Fursich/A. Tomasovych/A. Tomasovych]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38736: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine Nürnberg on 02.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Entolium sp. Meek 1865 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Pseudolimea duplicata, "Plagiostoma gigantea" = Plagiostoma giganteum
Pseudolimea duplicata Sowerby 1814 file clam
"Plagiostoma gigantea" = Plagiostoma giganteum Sowerby 1814 file clam
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
Gryphaea arcuata Lamarck 1801 oyster
 Carditida - Cardiniidae
Cardinia hybrida Sowerby 1817 clam
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
Nuculana sp. Link 1807 pointed nut clam