Herolds mountain, Strohgelbe Kalke, N Hammelburg (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Bavaria, Germany (50.1° N, 9.9° E: paleocoordinates 15.7° N, 19.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Röt Formation, Bithynian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Bithynium from the highest Röt

Environment/lithology: marine; yellow limestone

• most insects are from upper upper part of the section in straw colored limestone, but a few other finds were found lower

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: C. Brauckmann and T. Schlüter. 1993. Neue Insekten aus der Trias von Unter-Franken. Geologica et Palaeontologica 27:181-199 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 115969: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 04.09.2011, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Hemiptera -
Heseneuma hammelburgensis n. gen. n. sp. Brauckmann and Schlüter 1993 planthopper
SMTE 5825/2-10.1
 Hemiptera - Ipsviciidae
Ipsviciidae indet. Tillyard 1919 true bug
SMTE 5825/2-39
 Hemiptera - Saaloscytinidae
Saaloscytina perreticulata n. gen. n. sp. Brauckmann and Schlüter 1993 true bug
SMTE 5825/2-8, 5825/2-11, 5825/2-22, 5825/2-40
 Hemiptera -
Dubiaphis curvata n. gen. n. sp. Brauckmann and Schlüter 1993 aphid
SMTE 5825/2-10.2
Heteroptera indet. Latreille 1810 true bug
SMTE 5825/2-30
 Dicondylia - Triassoblattidae
? Triassoblatta sp. Tillyard 1919 winged insect
SMTE 5825/2-44
 Coleoptera - Ademosynidae
cf. Ademosyne sp. Handlirsch 1906 beetle
SMTE 5825/2-31, 33, 34, 41
 Coleoptera - Chrysomelidae
aff. Meseumolpites sp. Ponomarenko 1962 leaf beetle
SMTE 5825/2-14
 Coleoptera - Coptoclavidae
Stargelytron altus n. sp.2 Ponomarenko 2015 beetle
SMTE 5825/2-571
 Mecoptera - Pseudopolycentropodidae
Pseudopolycentropus triasicus1 Papier et al. 1996 scorpionfly
SMTE 5825/2-199
 Neuroptera -
"? Planipennia "indet 2"" = Neuroptera
"? Planipennia "indet 2"" = Neuroptera Linnaeus 1758 lacewing
SMTE 5825/2-12
 Reculida - Chaulioditidae
Chauliodites picteti1 Heer 1864 winged insect
SMTE 5825/2-21
 Archaeognatha - Dasyleptidae
Dasyleptus sp.1 Brongniart 1885 jumping bristletails
SMTE 5825/2-436,364,417