Svatý Antonín mine sawmill exposure, Zbýšov (Permian of Czech Republic)

Also known as Antonin Mine, Zbysov

Where: Czech Republic (49.2° N, 16.4° E: paleocoordinates 4.5° N, 24.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Padochov Formation, Asselian (298.9 - 295.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: mire or swamp; lithified siliciclastic sediments

• Transtensional-extensional basin developed in post-Variscan setting. Presumably a mire/swamp, given presence of plants and fish in insect-bearing deposits of the region, and as it is a coal mine.

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by J. Kukalová

Collection methods: surface (float),

• Field assistance by Mr. Dr. Z. Špinar and Mr. Dr. V. Havlena

Primary reference: J. Kukalová. 1955. Permoedischia n. g. (Protorthoptera) a Moraviptera n. g. (Palaeodictyoptera) z moravského permu. Sborník Ústredního Ústavu Geologického 21:541-575 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 114119: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 10.08.2011, edited by Jered Karr

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Blattodea - Mylacridae
Opsiomylacris cf. procera2 Haupt 1952 cockroach
KUP 175, 180
 Dicondylia - Phyloblattidae
Phyloblatta "sp A"3 Handlirsch 1906 winged insect
KUP 53
Phyloblatta "sp 1"3 Handlirsch 1906 winged insect
KUP 81
Phyloblatta praecurvata3 Schneider 1984 winged insect
FG 284/64, 115
Phyloblatta flabellata3 Germar 1842 winged insect
KUP 71
 Orthoptera - Thueringoedischiidae
Permoedischia moravica n. gen. n. sp.
Permoedischia moravica n. gen. n. sp. Kukalová 1955 grasshopper
 Paoliida - Blattinopsidae
"Blattinopsis (Blattinopsis) antoniana n. sp." = Blattinopsis antoniana1
"Blattinopsis (Blattinopsis) antoniana n. sp." = Blattinopsis antoniana1 Kukalová 1959 winged insect
 Palaeodictyoptera - Calvertiellidae
Moraviptera reticulata n. gen. n. sp.
Moraviptera reticulata n. gen. n. sp. Kukalová 1955 winged insect