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Nettlingen (Cretaceous of Germany)

Where: Niedersachsen, Germany (52.2° N, 10.2° E: paleocoordinates 41.9° N, 9.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: "Scaphiten-Plšner" Formation, Turonian (94.3 - 89.3 Ma)

• Breviporus zone

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore shelf; lithified marl

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Schrammen. 1910. Die Kieselspongien der oberen Kreide von Nordwestdeutschland, Teil 1 Tetraxonia, Monaxonia und Silicea incert. sedis [Upper Cretaceous sponges from north-western Germany, part 1 Tetraxonia, Monaxonia and Silicea incert. sedis]. Palaeontographica, Supplement 5:1-175 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel/U. Merkel] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 110531: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 09.06.2011

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