Temporary railroad construction site, near Emmerke (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (52.2° N, 9.8° E: paleocoordinates 42.2° N, 18.2° E)

When: sowerbyi zone, Bajocian (170.3 - 168.3 Ma)

• supposedly sowerbyi-zone by means of the associated microfauna (osctracods, foraminifers)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Institut für Geologie und Paläontologie der Universität Hannover (IGPH)

Primary reference: D. Thies. 1993. New evidence of Annea and Jurobatos, two rare neoselachians (Pisces, Chondrichthyes) from the Jurassic of Europe. Belgian Geological Survey, Professional Paper, Elasmobranches et Stratigraphie 264:137-146 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 142619: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 14.04.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Orectolobiformes -
Annea carinata Thies 1983 carpet shark
IGPH 1991-II-1