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Steeden, quarry at north-western margin of the town (Carboniferous of Germany)

Where: Germany (50.4° N, 8.1° E: paleocoordinates 13.2° S, 6.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

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

• Late Tournaisian

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: trilobites only

Primary reference: G. Hahn, R. Hahn, and P. Müller. 1998. Trilobiten aus den Erdbacher Kalken (Unter-Karbon) von Steeden in Hessen. Geologica et Palaeontologica 32:161-219 [D. Korn/D. Korn/D. Korn] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37185: authorized by Dieter Korn, entered by Dieter Korn on 04.03.2004

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