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Article: A goniatite fauna from the Viséan/Namurian boundary

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 11
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 1968
Page(s): 264 274
Author(s): Klaus Figge
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FIGGE, K. 1968. A goniatite fauna from the Viséan/Namurian boundary. Palaeontology11, 2, 264–274.

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A section spanning the Visean/Namurian boundary is described from the eastern part of the Rhein-isehes Schiefergebirge, Germany. The goniatites, mostly belonging to the genus Eumorphoceras, have enabled the boundary between Upper and Lower Carboniferous strata to be positioned within 50 cm.
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