Where: Italy (37.5° N, 14.0° E: paleocoordinates 24.2° N, 13.1° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Sinemurian (196.5 - 189.6 Ma)
• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From unknown lithostratigraphic unit. AGE: Late Jurassic in text; more recent publications report the presence of Sinemurian in the area of Montagna di Casale; placed in Sinemurian by enterer to avoid stratigraphic orphaning. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From unknown position within local section.
• bed-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, white limestone
Size class: macrofossils
Collection methods: COLLECTOR: Unknown. REPOSITORY: Pisa Museum, Italy.
Primary reference: A. G. Smith. 1973. Fossil chitons from the Mesozoic - A checklist and bibliography. Occasional papers of the California Academy of Sciences 103:1-30 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy] more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 91197: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 10.09.2009
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