Dobbertin (Naturkundemuseum Coll.) (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (53.6° N, 12.1° E: paleocoordinates 43.2° N, 19.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Harpoceras falciferum ammonoid zone, Toarcian (182.7 - 174.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, concretionary claystone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Specimens kept in the Museum für Naturkunde der Humboldt-Universität Berlin

Primary reference: W. Zessin. 1987. Variabilität, Merkmalswandel und Phylogenie der Elcanidae im Jungpaläozoikum und Mesozoikum und die Phylogenie der Ensifera. Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 34(1-3):1-76 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 114990: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 26.08.2011, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Orthoptera - Protogryllidae
"Protogryllus musicus n. sp." = Protogryllus (Protogryllus) dobbertinensis1
"Protogryllus musicus n. sp." = Protogryllus (Protogryllus) dobbertinensis1 Geinitz 1880 grasshopper
MBI 58.1
 Orthoptera - Elcanidae
"Elcana basalis n. sp." = Panorpidium media2, "Elcana minima n. sp." = Panorpidium minima, "Elcana brunsvicensis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima, "Elcana lugubris n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3, "Elcana angustipennis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3, "Elcana modesta n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3, "Elcana pygmaea n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3, "Elcana longicosta n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3, "Elcana agilis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3, "Elcana gracilis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima, "Elcana grasseliana" = Panorpidium minima, "Elcana dobbertiniana n. sp." = Panorpidium minima, "Elcana saltans n. sp." = Panorpidium geinitzi2, "Elcana acuta n. sp." = Panorpidium geinitzi, "Elcana orchestes n. sp." = Panorpidium geinitzi2, "Elcana magna n. sp." = Panorpidium magna, "Elcana gravida n. sp." = Panorpidium magna3, "Parelcana platyptera n. sp." = Parelcana tenuis3
"Elcana basalis n. sp." = Panorpidium media2 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
"Elcana minima n. sp." = Panorpidium minima Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 24.1, 25.1, 25.2, 26.2, 26.3ab, 55.9ab, 55.16, 55.21, 55.221b, 55.23, 55.29, 55.30, 55.32ab, 55.36, 55.38, 55.39, 55.40, 55.41, 55.42, 55.44, 55.45, 59.1a
"Elcana brunsvicensis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 36B
"Elcana lugubris n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 52.1
"Elcana angustipennis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 45.1
"Elcana modesta n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 46.1
"Elcana pygmaea n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 51.1
"Elcana longicosta n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 48.1
"Elcana agilis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 47.1ab
"Elcana gracilis n. sp." = Panorpidium minima Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 22.1ab
"Elcana grasseliana" = Panorpidium minima Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 3ab
"Elcana dobbertiniana n. sp." = Panorpidium minima Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 26.1ab
"Elcana saltans n. sp." = Panorpidium geinitzi2 Heer 1880 grasshopper
MBI 11.1, 11.2ab
"Elcana acuta n. sp." = Panorpidium geinitzi Heer 1880 grasshopper
MBI 37.2
"Elcana orchestes n. sp." = Panorpidium geinitzi2 Heer 1880 grasshopper
Pl XXXIX fig 36
"Elcana magna n. sp." = Panorpidium magna Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 6.1ab
"Elcana gravida n. sp." = Panorpidium magna3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 54.1
"Parelcana platyptera n. sp." = Parelcana tenuis3 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
MBI 57.1ab
 Hemiptera - Archijassidae
"Fulgoridium reductum n. sp." = Mesoledra pachyneura1
"Fulgoridium reductum n. sp." = Mesoledra pachyneura1 Handlirsch 1939 true bug
MBI 64