Lindner Berges (Jurassic of Germany)

Also known as Hanover-Lindenerberg

Where: Niedersachsen, Germany (52.4° N, 9.7° E: paleocoordinates 43.5° N, 17.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Korallenkalk Formation, Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by Münster

Primary reference: G. G. z. Münster. 1846. Ueber die im Korallenkalk des Lindner Berges bei Hannover vorkommenden Ueberreste von Fischen, mit Beschreibung und Abbildung einiger neuen Arten [On the remains of fishes occurring in the Coral Chalk of Lindner Mountain in Hannover, with description and images of some new forms]. In G. G. z. Münster & H. Wissman, Beiträge zur Petrefacten-Kunde. Commission der Buchner'schen Buchhandlung, Bayreuth, Germany 7:36-50 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 67913: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 15.12.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Hybodontiformes - Acrodontidae
"Strophodus tenuis" = Asteracanthus tenuis, "Strophodus magnus" = Asteracanthus magnus
"Strophodus tenuis" = Asteracanthus tenuis Agassiz 1838 elasmobranch
"Strophodus magnus" = Asteracanthus magnus Agassiz 1838 elasmobranch
subgenus Psammodus
 Pristiformes - Pristidae
? Pristis dubius Münster 1846 sawfish
 Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae
Strophodus subreticulatus Agassiz 1838 bullhead shark
Strophodus reticulatus Agassiz 1838 bullhead shark
Strophodus radiatus n. sp. Münster 1846 bullhead shark
Actinopteri
 Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae
Pycnodus jugleri n. sp. Münster 1846
Pycnodus minutus n. sp. Münster 1846
Pycnodus granulatus n. sp. Münster 1846
Pycnodus gigas Agassiz 1839
Pycnodus preufsii n. sp. Münster 1846
Sphaerodus subradiatus n. sp. Münster 1846
Sphaerodus submamillaris n. sp. Münster 1846
Sphaerodus subannularis n. sp. Münster 1846
Sphaerodus hybridus n. sp. Münster 1846
Sphaerodus tetragonus n. sp. Münster 1846
"Pycnodus bucklandi" = Mesodon bucklandi Agassiz 1833
 Lepisosteiformes -
Lepidotus subundatus Münster 1846 gar
Reptilia
 Saurischia -
Saurocephalus monasterii n. sp. Münster 1846 theropod
tooth
Hybodus polyprion
  -
"Hybodus polyprion" = Secarodus polyprion
"Hybodus polyprion" = Secarodus polyprion Agassiz 1843