Pappenheim, Bavaria (Knorr coll) (Jurassic of Germany)

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

• coordinate estimated from map

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

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collection methods: Repository: presumably in Knorr's collection, as Parkinson refers to Mr. Knorr's figures.

Primary reference: J. Parkinson. 1833. Organic Remains of a Former World. An Examination of the Mineralized Remains of the Vegetables and Animals of the Antediluvian World; Generally Termed Extraneous Fossils 3:1-467 [G. Webster/G. Webster/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 154306: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 08.02.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Odonata -
Aeschna parkinsoni n. sp. De Selys-Longchamps 1850 true dragonfly