Commission for the Palaeontological and Stratigraphical Research of Austria (CPSA) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

Closed since 31.12.2012.

Logo IntroIn 1963, the commission was established for editing the Catalogus Fossilium Austriae. Objectives of the commission were the promotion of research projects dealing with palaeoecosystems in Austria, the supervision of lithostratigraphic und palaeontologic databases (Lithstrat, OeTyp, Austrofossil) as well as participation in publishing the "Stratigraphische Tabelle von Österreich. The commision was closed 31.12.2012.



Publications of staff until 2012

Stratigraphical chart of Austria

Methods in Ostracodology


Catalogus Fossilium Austriae

Schriftenreihe der Erdwissenschaftlichen Kommissionen


Prof. Dr. Werner E. Piller
Department of Earth Sciences
Geology and Palaeontology
University of Graz
Heinrichstrasse 26
8010 Graz
- Austria -
phone: +43 (0)316 380 5582
fax:     +43 (0)316 380 9871