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Solnhofen (Teyler Museum Collection) (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Bayern, Germany (48.9° N, 11.1° E: paleocoordinates 40.1° N, 19.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Hybonoticeras hybonotum ammonoid zone, Solnhofen Formation, Early/Lower Tithonian (150.8 - 145.5 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal or restricted shallow subtidal; lithified, gray lime mudstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

• Repository: Teyler Museum, Haarlem

Primary reference: H. Weyenbergh. 1869. Sur les Insectes fossiles du Calcaire Lithographique de la Bavière, qui se trouvent au Musée Teyler. Archives de Musée Teyler 2:1-48 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/J. Karr] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 123906: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 02.02.2012, edited by Roger Benson, Matthew Clapham and Bethany Allen

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