Boll, near Göppingen, Teyler Museum collection (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Würtemberg, Germany (48.6° N, 9.6° E: paleocoordinates 37.8° N, 18.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Posidonia Shale Formation, Early/Lower Toarcian (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying,

Primary reference: F. -J. Pictet. 1853. Traité de Paléontologie ou Histoire Naturelle des Animaux Fossiles Considérés dans Leurs Rapports Zoologiques et Géologiques [Treatise of Paleontology or the Natural History of Fossil Animals Considered in their Zoological and Geological Relationships] 1:xiv-584 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 132856: authorized by Roger Benson, entered by Roger Benson on 29.08.2012

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Loricata - Teleosauridae
"Mystriosaurus longipes n. sp." = Steneosaurus bollensis, "Mystriosaurus tiedmanni n. sp." = Steneosaurus bollensis
"Mystriosaurus longipes n. sp." = Steneosaurus bollensis Cuvier 1824 marine crocodile
Teylers Museum, Haarlem 2742, fairly complete skeleton first reported by Bronn 1841
"Mystriosaurus tiedmanni n. sp." = Steneosaurus bollensis Cuvier 1824 marine crocodile
Teylers Museum, Haarlem 2743, almost complete skeleton first reported by Bronn 1841