Near French Lick, Orange County (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Indiana (38.6° N, 86.7° W: paleocoordinates 9.4° S, 25.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Mansfield Formation, Yeadonian (318.1 - 314.6 Ma)

• Namurian C

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: estuary or bay; lithified siltstone

• Illinois basin. Inland or embayed tidal setting (Kvame et al. 1989)
• Whetstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by W. Gurley

Primary reference: S. H. Scudder. 1885. Dictyoneura and the allied insects of the Carboniferous epoch. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 20:167-173 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 114466: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 15.08.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Paoliida - Paoliidae
"Paolia gurleyi n. sp." = Paoliola gurleyi
"Paolia gurleyi n. sp." = Paoliola gurleyi Scudder 1885 winged insect