The Rauenberg fossil Lagerstätte (Baden-Württemberg, Germany): A window into early Oligocene marine and coastal ecosystems of Central Europe

@article{Maxwell2016TheRF,
  title={The Rauenberg fossil Lagerst{\"a}tte (Baden-W{\"u}rttemberg, Germany): A window into early Oligocene marine and coastal ecosystems of Central Europe},
  author={E. Maxwell and S. Alexander and G. Bechly and K. Eck and E. Frey and K. Grimm and J. Kovar-Eder and G. Mayr and N. Micklich and M. Rasser and A. Roth-Nebelsick and R. Salvador and R. Schoch and G. Schweigert and W. Stinnesbeck and K. Wolf-Schwenninger and R. Ziegler},
  journal={Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={463},
  pages={238-260}
}
Abstract The Oligocene was a period of profound climatic and biotic changes, coinciding with a shift from a mostly ice-free warmhouse world at the Eocene-Oligocene boundary to a globally cooler, more seasonal climate. The Rauenberg locality (Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany) is one of the most significant early Oligocene fossil assemblages in Europe, containing both marine and terrestrial elements of fauna and flora. Preservation is often superb and comprises complete and articulated skeletons with… Expand
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