Triassic megatracksites in carbonate tidal flats of the Germanic Basin

C. Diedrich, Geologisch/Paläontologisches und archäologisches Büro

The vertebrate tracks from the Muschelkalk Formation of the mid-Triassic are discussed on this web-page. An analysis of stratigraphy and surficial geology is included in reference to track creation and preservation. The site also provides an explanation of the identification of track-makers, and some discussion of the animals' behavior.

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Subject: Geoscience:Paleontology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Research Results
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Paleontology