Aszofo II-3 (Triassic of Hungary)

Where: Hungary (46.9° N, 17.8° E: paleocoordinates 1.4° N, 29.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Felsõörs Formation, Pelsonian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified limestone

• dark-grey or dark-brown, well-bedded, sometimes laminated, highly bituminous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original calcite

Collection methods: mechanical,

Primary reference: J. Palfy. 2003. The Pelsonian brachiopod fauna of the Balaton Highland. Geologica Hungarica, Series Palaeontologica 55:139-158 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 40620: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 26.06.2004, edited by Uta Merkel

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida -
Proavites sp. Arthaber 1896 ceratite
Norites sp. Mojsisovics 1869 ceratite
Norites gondola Mojsisovics 1869 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Balatonitidae
Balatonites sp. Mojsisovics 1879 ceratite
Balatonites balatonicus Mojsisovics 1873 ceratite
"Balatonites jovis" = Balatonites egregius Arthaber 1896 ceratite
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
Coenothyris vulgaris Schlotheim 1820
 Spiriferinida - Balatonospiridae