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Obora, southern edge of ravine (Permian of Czech Republic)

Also known as Obora

Where: Czech Republic (49.5° N, 16.6° E: paleocoordinates 6.2° N, 25.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Bačov Formation, Sakmarian (295.0 - 290.1 Ma)

• Middle Bačov beds. 45 cm under the 20 cm thick bed of massive clayey limestone.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - small; lithified, gray, yellow, argillaceous shale

• The Boskovice graben is an SSW to NNE trending, elongated asymmetrical basin.
• Gray-yellow mottled clayey slate

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by J. Kukalová, K. Havlata, A. Havlatová

Primary reference: J. Kukalová. 1963. Permian insects of Moravia. Part I - Miomoptera. Sborník Geologických Ved, Paleontologie 1:7-52 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 114186: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.08.2011, edited by Jered Karr

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