Eichstätt, Solnhofen (SNSD Dresden collection) (Jurassic of Germany)

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

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-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: adpression

Collection methods: quarrying,

• Repository: Senckenberg Naturhistorische Sammlungen Dresden (SNSD), or Staatliches Museum für Mineralogie und Geologie zu Dresden (SMMGD, part of SNSD)

Primary reference: J. V. Deichmüller. 1886. Die Insecten aus dem lithographischen Schiefer. Mitteilungen. Koniglichen Mineralogisch-Geologischen und Prehistorischen Museum in Dresden 7:1-84 [C. Labandeira/A. Spencer-Lee/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 133578: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 16.09.2012, edited by Andrew Spencer-Lee and Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Hemiptera - Palaeontinidae
Prolystra lithographica4, "Limacodites mesozoicus n. gen. n. sp." = Archipsyche eichstattensis2
Prolystra lithographica4 Oppenheim 1888 true bug
SNSD BaJ1592
"Limacodites mesozoicus n. gen. n. sp." = Archipsyche eichstattensis2 Handlirsch 1906 true bug
SNSD BaJ 1591
 Hemiptera - Belostomatidae
"Nepa primordialis" = Mesonepa primordialis, "Belostoma deperditum" = Scarabaeides deperditus
"Nepa primordialis" = Mesonepa primordialis Germar 1839 giant water bug
"Belostoma deperditum" = Scarabaeides deperditus Germar 1839 giant water bug
 Hemiptera - Notonectidae
"Notonecta elterleini n. sp." = Notonectites elterleini
"Notonecta elterleini n. sp." = Notonectites elterleini Deichmüller 1886 true bug
Hand Pl LI fig 28
 Dicondylia - Chresmodidae
Chresmoda obscura Germar 1839 winged insect
 Blattodea - Mesoblattinidae
"Mesoblattina lithophila" = Lithoblatta lithophila
"Mesoblattina lithophila" = Lithoblatta lithophila Germar 1839 cockroach
 Orthoptera - Locustopsidae
"Phaneroptera germari" = Locustopsis germari
"Phaneroptera germari" = Locustopsis germari Münster 1842 grasshopper
 Orthoptera - Prophalangopsidae
Pycnophlebia speciosa2 Germar 1839 hump-winged cricket
 Orthoptera -
"Gryllacris propinqua n. sp." = Pseudogryllacris propinqua
"Gryllacris propinqua n. sp." = Pseudogryllacris propinqua Deichmüller 1886 grasshopper
 Orthoptera - Elcanidae
"Elcana deichmulleri n. sp." = Panorpidium deichmuelleri2
"Elcana deichmulleri n. sp." = Panorpidium deichmuelleri2 Handlirsch 1906 grasshopper
 Hymenoptera -
"Pseudosirex schroeteri" = Myrmicium schroeteri, "Pseudosirex deichmuelleri n. sp." = Myrmicium schroeteri2, "Pseudosirex minimus" = Myrmicium schroeteri, "Pseudosirex separatus n. sp." = Myrmicium schroeteri2
"Pseudosirex schroeteri" = Myrmicium schroeteri Germar 1839 winged insect
"Pseudosirex deichmuelleri n. sp." = Myrmicium schroeteri2 Germar 1839 winged insect
part of Pseudosirexelongatus in Deichmuller (pl 5, fig 21)
"Pseudosirex minimus" = Myrmicium schroeteri Germar 1839 winged insect
"Pseudosirex separatus n. sp." = Myrmicium schroeteri2 Germar 1839 winged insect
 Coleoptera - Buprestidae
"Eurythyrea grandis n. sp." = Eurythyreites grandis
"Eurythyrea grandis n. sp." = Eurythyreites grandis Deichmüller 1886 jewel beetle
 Coleoptera - Geotrupidae
"Geotrupes lithographicus n. sp." = Geotrupoides lithographicus
"Geotrupes lithographicus n. sp." = Geotrupoides lithographicus Deichmüller 1886 earth-boring dung beetle
 Coleoptera - Coptoclavidae
"Cerambycites minor n. sp." = Ditomoptera minor, "Cerambycites dubius" = Ditomoptera dubia, "Sphenoptera sphinx" = Actea sphinx, "Pseudohydrophilus longispinosus n. gen. n. sp." = Pseudohydrophilus avitus
"Cerambycites minor n. sp." = Ditomoptera minor Deichmüller 1886 beetle
"Cerambycites dubius" = Ditomoptera dubia Germar 1839 beetle
"Sphenoptera sphinx" = Actea sphinx Münster 1842 beetle
"Pseudohydrophilus longispinosus n. gen. n. sp." = Pseudohydrophilus avitus von Heyden 1847 beetle
 Coleoptera -
"Amara pseudozabrus n. sp." = Amarodes pseudozabrus, "Chlaenius solitarius n. gen. n. sp." = Chlaeniopsis solitarius
"Amara pseudozabrus n. sp." = Amarodes pseudozabrus Deichmüller 1886 beetle
"Chlaenius solitarius n. gen. n. sp." = Chlaeniopsis solitarius Deichmüller 1886 beetle
Hand Pl XLV fig 26
 Coleoptera - Cupedidae
"Pyrochroa brevipes n. sp." = Omma brevipes
"Pyrochroa brevipes n. sp." = Omma brevipes Deichmüller 1886 reticulated beetle
 Neuroptera -
Dicranoptila deichmuelleri n. gen. n. sp.2 Handlirsch 1906 lacewing
 Neuroptera - Kalligrammatidae
Palparites deichmuelleri n. gen. n. sp.3
Palparites deichmuelleri n. gen. n. sp.3 Handlirsch 1906 lacewing
SMMGD (Myrmeleontidae in Deichmuller, 1886, coll. before 1854)
 Dicondylia -
"Naucoris lapidarius" = Palaeoheteroptera lapidaria
"Naucoris lapidarius" = Palaeoheteroptera lapidaria Weyenbergh 1869 winged insect
 Ephemeroptera - Hexagenitidae
"Ephemera mortua" = Hexagenites cellulosus
"Ephemera mortua" = Hexagenites cellulosus Hagen 1862 mayfly
 Dicondylia - Tarsophlebiidae
Tarsophlebia eximia Hagen 1862 winged insect
 Odonata - Stenophlebiidae
Stenophlebia sp. Hagen 1866 dragonfly
 Odonata - Mesuropetalidae
"Uropetala koehleri" = Mesuropetala muensteri
"Uropetala koehleri" = Mesuropetala muensteri Germar 1839 true dragonfly
few specimens
 Odonata - Cymatophlebiidae
Cymatophlebia longialata Germar 1839 true dragonfly
 Odonata - Aktassiidae
"Aeschna charpentieri n. sp." = Aeschnogomphus buchi1, "Cordulegaster ? intermedius" = Aeschnogomphus intermedius
"Aeschna charpentieri n. sp." = Aeschnogomphus buchi1 Hagen 1848 true dragonfly
Counterpart at MCZ 6176 (pl 48, fig 1 in Charpentier 1840)
"Cordulegaster ? intermedius" = Aeschnogomphus intermedius Munster 1839 true dragonfly
 Odonata - Protolindeniidae
Protolindenia wittei Giebel 1860 true dragonfly
 Odonata - Aeschnidiidae
"Estemoa densa" = Misofaeschnidium densum
"Estemoa densa" = Misofaeschnidium densum Hagen 1862 small darner
Libellulidae
 Odonata - Isophlebiidae
Isophlebia aspasia Hagen 1866 dragonfly