Waste Heap from Karl-Moritz-Schachte (Simon collection) (Carboniferous of Germany)

Where: Germany (51.6° N, 11.9° E: paleocoordinates 4.4° N, 19.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wettiner Formation, Stephanian C (303.4 - 301.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; sandstone and coal

• Saale basin; extensional basin formed during transtension within Variscan belt

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by Rudolf Simon

Collection methods: surface (float)

• Repository: collection of Rudolf Simon, Naumburg

Primary reference: R. Simon. 1971. Neue Arthropodenfunde aus dem Stephan der Halleschen Mulde. Berichte der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geologische Wissenschaften. Reihe A, Geologie und Paläontologie 16:53-62 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 172340: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 03.08.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Blattodea - Compsoblattidae
"Phyloblatta carbonaria" = Compsoblatta anaglyptica
"Phyloblatta carbonaria" = Compsoblatta anaglyptica Germar 1842 cockroach
 Blattodea - Spiloblattinidae
"Berlichia wettinensis" = Sysciophlebia subtilis
"Berlichia wettinensis" = Sysciophlebia subtilis Schlechtendal 1906 cockroach
 Dicondylia - Phyloblattidae
"Xenoblatta aff. russoma" = Xenoblatta russoma, "Phyloblatta corrugata" = Xenoblatta russoma, "Cardioblatta fritschi" = Xenoblatta russoma, "Phyloblatta generosa" = Xenoblatta russoma, Phyloblatta difficilis
"Xenoblatta aff. russoma" = Xenoblatta russoma Goldenberg 1869 winged insect
"Phyloblatta corrugata" = Xenoblatta russoma Goldenberg 1869 winged insect
"Cardioblatta fritschi" = Xenoblatta russoma Goldenberg 1869 winged insect
"Phyloblatta generosa" = Xenoblatta russoma Goldenberg 1869 winged insect
Phyloblatta difficilis Schlechtendal 1906 winged insect
 Paoliida - Blattinopsidae
"Prisca wettinensis" = Glaphyrophlebia wettinensis
"Prisca wettinensis" = Glaphyrophlebia wettinensis Handlirsch 1906 winged insect
 Eoblattida - Stenoneuridae
Stenoneura fayoli Brongniart 1894 insect
Xiphosura
 Xiphosurida - Euproopidae
"Pringlia fritschi" = Liomesaspis laevis
"Pringlia fritschi" = Liomesaspis laevis Raymond 1944
Arachnida
 Phalangiotarbida - Architarbidae
Orthotarbus longipes n. sp. Simon 1971 phalangiotarbid
 Trigonotarbida - Aphantomartidae
"Cleptomartus ploetzensis n. sp." = Aphantomartus pustulatus
"Cleptomartus ploetzensis n. sp." = Aphantomartus pustulatus Scudder 1884