Pochwerksgrund near Goldlauter (MLU Halle-Wittenberg coll) (Permian of Germany)

Where: Thüringer Wald, Germany (50.6° N, 10.8° E: paleocoordinates 6.1° N, 21.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Goldlauterer Schichten Formation, Sakmarian (295.5 - 290.1 Ma)

• Acanthodes-Horizont, Untere Goldlauterer Schichten, Unterrotliegendes

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; shale

• Thuringian Forest basin; extensional basin with dextral strike-slip transtension component following the Variscan orogeny. After a relief reactivation, red-brown alluvial fan conglomerates and fluvial sandstones grade into brownish to greenish fluvio-lacustrine and very finely laminated (varved) black shales of the depocentres intercalated by basin-wide tuff marker-beds." Roscher & Schneider, 2006

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: MLU Halle-Wittenberg

Primary reference: H. Haupt. 1952. Insektenfunde aus den Goldlauterer Schichten des Thüringer Waldes. Hallesches Jahrbuch für Mitteldeutsche Erdgeschichte 1:241-258 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 128485: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 10.06.2012, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Blattodea - Archimylacridae
Ctenostematopteryx diversa n. sp. Haupt 1952 cockroach
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481390
Archaeomantis fleischmanni n. gen. n. sp. Haupt 1952 cockroach
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481383
 Blattodea - Mylacridae
Opsiomylacris procerus n. gen. n. sp.
Opsiomylacris procerus n. gen. n. sp. Haupt 1952 cockroach
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481382
 Dicondylia - Phyloblattidae
"Ctenostematopteryx thuringiaca n. gen. n. sp." = Anthracoblattina porrecta, "Ctenostematopteryx sp." = Anthracoblattina
"Ctenostematopteryx thuringiaca n. gen. n. sp." = Anthracoblattina porrecta Geinitz 1875 winged insect
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481387(8)
"Ctenostematopteryx sp." = Anthracoblattina Scudder 1879 winged insect
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481391
 Paoliida - Blattinopsidae
Blattinopsis postumus n. sp. Haupt 1952 winged insect
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481381
 Coleoptera -
Pachypleurites nodosus n. gen. n. sp.
Pachypleurites nodosus n. gen. n. sp. Haupt 1952 beetle
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481384
 Neuroptera -
Permorhipida furcativenosa n. gen. n. sp. Haupt 1952 lacewing
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481386
Archelytron priscus
  -
Archelytron priscus n. gen. n. sp.
Archelytron priscus n. gen. n. sp. Haupt 1952
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481385
Ctenostematopteryx minor
  -
Ctenostematopteryx minor n. sp. Haupt 1952
MLU Halle-Wittenberg 481389