Gröbzig (Carboniferous of Germany)

Also known as Grobzig

Where: Saxony-Anhalt, Germany (51.7° N, 11.9° E: paleocoordinates 4.4° N, 19.6° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ottweiler Stufe Formation, Stephanian C (303.4 - 301.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; shale

• Saale basin; extensional basin formed during transtension within Variscan belt

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: A. Handlirsch. 1906. Die Fossilen Insekten und die Phylogenie der Rezenten Formen, parts I-IV. Ein Handbuch fur Palaontologen und Zoologen 1-640 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 125761: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 22.03.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Blattodea - Spiloblattinidae
Sysciophlebia sp., "Sysciophlebia martiusana n. sp." = Sysciophlebia euglyptica
Sysciophlebia sp. Handlirsch 1906 cockroach
Landesanstalt in Berlin
"Sysciophlebia martiusana n. sp." = Sysciophlebia euglyptica Germar 1851 cockroach