ichnofossil


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ichnofossil

[′ik·nə‚fäs·əl]
(geology)
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Above the ichnofossil bed is a 2-m-thick mudstone (Fig.
2004): Ichnofossils from the type area of the Grund Formation (Miocene, Lower Badenian) in northern lower Austria (Molasse Basin).
In his final paper on tetrapod ichnofossils, Matthew (1910) described three new ichnospecies, Hylopus (?
The reason for this is that the Coastal Group has the advantages of excellent coastal exposures and diverse ichnofossils without the disadvantages, particularly in the White Limestone Group, of karstification and case hardening.
Based on ichnofossil mark characters, they infer the chronological bioturbation of the overbank deposits (Buatois and Mangano, 2002: 316) with the following steps.
1998): Ichnofossil tiering analysis of a rhythmically bedded chalk-marl sequence in the Upper Cretaceous of Alabama.
Although a uniform database of suites is the ideal aim, the nature of the ichnofossil record means that, as in this work, the distinction of suites is not always possible.
Tomaculum problematicum Groom, 1902 + +++ Ichnofossils Arachnostega gastrochaenae Bertling, 1992 + +++ Chondrites von Sternberg, 1833 +++ +++ Conichnus conicus Mannil, 1966 + -