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Ratingen (Carboniferous of Germany)

Where: Germany (51.3° N, 6.8° E: paleocoordinates 12.7° S, 5.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Carboniferous Limestone Formation, Tournaisian (360.7 - 345.3 Ma)

• Late Tournaisian


Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: trilobites only

Primary reference: G. Hahn, R. Hahn, and C. Brauckmann. 1980. Die Trilobiten des belgischen Kohlenkalkes (Unter-Karbon). 1. Proetinae, Cyrtosymbolinae und Aulacopleuridae. Geologica et Palaeontologica 14:165-188 [D. Korn/D. Korn/D. Korn] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37132: authorized by Dieter Korn, entered by Dieter Korn on 03.03.2004, edited by Daniela Liebsch

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