Cordova (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Alabama (33.8° N, 87.2° W: paleocoordinates 13.5° S, 27.9° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Mary Lee Formation, Westphalian A (318.1 - 314.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified siliciclastic sediments

• Black Warrior basin; foreland basin of Ouachita orogeny

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: A. Handlirsch. 1906. Revision of American Paleozoic insects. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 29(1441):661-820 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 114469: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 15.08.2011

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Taxonomic list

 Dicondylia -
Campteroneura reticulata n. gen. n. sp.
Campteroneura reticulata n. gen. n. sp. Handlirsch 1906 winged insect