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  • Invertebrate Paleontology 104220 MCZ Invert. Paleontology
  • Plesioteuthis priscus
  • unknown (fossil)
  • Solnhofen
  • Europe: Germany: Bavaria
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Plesioteuthis priscus
Animalia Mollusca Cephalopoda Plesioteuthis priscus
Identified by Rueppell on 1899-02-01
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Rueppell
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Europe
Country: Germany
State/Province: Bavaria
Specific Locality: Solnhofen
Locality Remarks: This locality is a DEFAULT locality for the Solnhofen Collection. When no specific locality is recorded, 539 is used instead. The formation 'Solnhofen LS' refers to the Plattenkalk but this is a very general term.
Collecting Source: rock/outcrop
Period/System: Jurassic
Determined by unknown
Epoch/Series: Upper
Determined by unknown
Formation: Solnhofen Ls
Determined by unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Mark D. Renczkowski
MUSE locality number: 539
previous number: none
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
unknown (fossil) unchecked in collection 1
storage: Solnhofen Collection
  [no agent data]
from photo sessions for Rarest of the Rare but not published in the book

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Media Details
from photo sessions for Rarest of the Rare but not published in the book