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summit of Strel, Kanton Graubünden (Triassic of Switzerland)

Where: Switzerland (46.8° N, 9.7° E: paleocoordinates 8.3° N, 21.6° E)

When: Prosanto Formation, Ladinian (242.0 - 235.0 Ma)

• Prosanto-Formation, Bank 53, Ladin, Mittlere Trias der Silvretta-Decke, Ostalpin.

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 1993

• Repository: Paleontological Institute and Museum of the University of Zurich (PIMUZ)

•Excavation of the Paleontological Institute and Museum.

Primary reference: T. Bürgin and A. Herzog. 2002. Die Gattung Ctenognathichthys (Actinopterygii, Perleidformes) aus der Prosanto-Formation (Ladin, Mitteltrias) Graubündens (Schweiz), mit der Beschreibung einer neuen Art, C. hattichi sp. nov. Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae 95:461-469 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139024: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 07.02.2013

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