Solnhofen (Schröter collection) (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (48.9° N, 11.1° E: paleocoordinates 40.1° N, 19.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Hybonoticeras hybonotum ammonoid zone, Solnhofen Formation, Early/Lower Tithonian (150.8 - 145.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal or restricted shallow subtidal; lithified lime mudstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, adpression

Collection methods: Repository: private collection of Johann Samuel Schröter

Primary reference: J. S. Schröter. 1784. Neue Literatur und Beyträge zur Kenntniß der Naturgeschichte, Vorzüglich der Conchylien und Fossilien 1-580 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 115325: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.09.2011, edited by Jered Karr

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Hymenoptera -
"Sphinx schroeteri n. sp." = Myrmicium schroeteri
"Sphinx schroeteri n. sp." = Myrmicium schroeteri Germar 1839 winged insect
Unnamed specimen in pl. 3, fig 16 of Schroeter