Beienrode (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Niedersachsen, Germany (52.4° N, 10.7° E: paleocoordinates 41.6° N, 17.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Boreale ammonoid zone, Posidonia Shale Formation, Early/Lower Toarcian (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: A. Bode. 1953. Die Insektenfauna des Ostniedersachsischen Oberen Lias. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 103:1-375 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 107343: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 05.04.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Specimens in Min. Geol. Inst. der Techn. Hochscule Braunschweig, Slg. Wunnenberg, Braunschweig
Insecta
 Hemiptera - Tettigarctidae
Liassocicada antecedens Bode 1953 hairy cicada
 Blattaria - Raphidiomimidae
Ptyctoblattina dilatata Bode 1953 cockroach
 Coleoptera -
Syntomopterus latus Bode 1953 beetle
"Mikrocarpides lineatus" = Sphaerocantharis striata Bode 1953 beetle
Rhysopsalis distorta Bode 1953 beetle
 Coleoptera - Hydrophilidae
Aposphinctus conservatus, "Streblocardioides striatus" = Aposphinctus striatus
Aposphinctus conservatus Bode 1953 water scavenger beetle
"Streblocardioides striatus" = Aposphinctus striatus Bode 1953 water scavenger beetle
 Coleoptera -
Amphoxyne lineata, "Loxostelidotus minutus" = Amphoxyne minuta, "Coilotrachelus lineatus" = Amphoxyne minuta
Amphoxyne lineata Bode 1953 beetle
"Loxostelidotus minutus" = Amphoxyne minuta Bode 1953 beetle
"Coilotrachelus lineatus" = Amphoxyne minuta Bode 1953 beetle
 Coleoptera - Trachypachidae
"Tetragonotrachelus gracilis" = Prosynactus gracilis, "Cardioides incisus" = Prosynactus gracilis, Prosynactus scissus, Coreoeicos dilatatus
"Tetragonotrachelus gracilis" = Prosynactus gracilis Bode 1953 false ground beetle
"Cardioides incisus" = Prosynactus gracilis Bode 1953 false ground beetle
Prosynactus scissus Bode 1953 false ground beetle
Coreoeicos dilatatus Bode 1953 false ground beetle
 Coleoptera -
Tolype rotundata Bode 1953 beetle
 Mecoptera - Bittacidae
"Auxobittacus praeacutus" = Mesobittacus clavaeformis
"Auxobittacus praeacutus" = Mesobittacus clavaeformis Bode 1953 hangingfly
 Mecoptera - Orthophlebiidae
"Orthophlebia (Mesopanorpa) formosa" = Mesopanorpa formosa
"Orthophlebia (Mesopanorpa) formosa" = Mesopanorpa formosa Bode 1953 scorpionfly
 Odonata - Myopophlebiidae
Myopophlebia libera n. sp. Bode 1953 dragonfly
 Odonata - Heterophlebiidae
"Heterophlebia buckmani" = Heterophlebia buckmani, "Heterophlebia proxima n. sp." = Heterophlebia buckmani
"Heterophlebia buckmani" = Heterophlebia buckmani Brodie 1845 dragonfly
"Heterophlebia proxima n. sp." = Heterophlebia buckmani Brodie 1845 dragonfly
 Odonata - Liassogomphidae
"Gomphites (Palaeogomphus) propinquus n. sp." = Heterothemis brodiei
"Gomphites (Palaeogomphus) propinquus n. sp." = Heterothemis brodiei Brodie 1845 dragonfly
 Eoblattida - Blattogryllidae
"Dorniella pulchra" = Dorniella pulchra, "Dorniella violata" = Dorniella pulchra
"Dorniella pulchra" = Dorniella pulchra Bode 1953 insect
"Dorniella violata" = Dorniella pulchra Bode 1953 insect