Bleskovy pramen, Slovak Karst, Drnava, Slovakia (Triassic of Slovakia)

Where: Slovakia (48.7° N, 20.7° E: paleocoordinates 21.4° N, 24.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• Pinacoceras metternichi zone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; coarse-grained, shelly/skeletal, gray packstone

• grey coarse-grained crinoidal coquina limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: M. Kochanova. 1967. The occurence of "Variamussium schafhaeutli" (Winkler) in the Norian of the west Carpathians (East Slovakia). Rivista Italiana di Paleontologica e stratigrafia 73(3):731-735 [D. Bottjer/C. Powers/C. Jamet]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41471: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Catherine Powers on 14.07.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Propeamussiidae
"Variamussium schafhaeutli" = Parvamussium
"Variamussium schafhaeutli" = Parvamussium mud scallop