SUNY-B 411 Blenheim-Gilboa Power plant (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Schoharie County, New York (42.4° N, 74.4° W: paleocoordinates 37.6° S, 22.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Panther Mountain Formation (Hamilton Group), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

• Collected by H.P. Banks, gift from Cornell collection (CUPC).

Primary reference: W. A. Shear, P. A. Selden, W. D. I. Rolfe, P. M. Bonamo, and J. D. Grierson. 1987. New terrestrial arachnids from the Devonian of Gilboa, New York (Arachnida, Trigonotarbida). American Museum Novitates 2901:1-74 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 28246: authorized by Bill Stein, entered by Manuela Gonzalez on 03.02.2003, edited by April Kinchloe, Matthew Clapham and Sandra Schachat

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Protolepidodendraceae
  - Protolepidodendraceae
Leclercqia sp.7 Banks et al. 1972
Identified by H.P. Banks
Myriapoda
 Scutigeromorpha - Crussolidae
Crussolum crusserratum n. gen. n. sp.6
Crussolum crusserratum n. gen. n. sp.6 Shear et al. 1998 centipede
AMNH 43162-73
 Devonobiomorpha - Devonobiidae
Devonobius delta n. gen. n. sp.4
Devonobius delta n. gen. n. sp.4 Shear and Bonamo 1988 centipede
AMNH 411-15-AR18, AMNH 43139-43147, 43150-43161
Insecta
 Archaeognatha -
Archaeognatha indet.5 Börner 1904 jumping bristletails
unclassified
  -
Chelicerata "indet. C" Heymons 1901
AMNH 43115
Arachnida
  -
Arachnida "indet. A" Lamarck 1801
AMNH 43110, 43111
Arachnida "indet. B" Lamarck 1801
AMNH 43052, 43085
 Trigonotarbida - Palaeocharinidae
Gelasinotarbus reticulatus Shear et al. 1987
AMNH 43050, 43064-43078
Gelasinotarbus bonamoae n. gen. n. sp. Shear et al. 1987
AMNH 43085-43093
Gelasinotarbus heptops n. sp. Shear et al. 1987
AMNH 43096
Gelasinotarbus bifidus n. sp. Shear et al. 1987
AMNH 43051, 43094, 43095
Gilboarachne griersoni Shear et al. 1987
AMNH 43048-43060
Aculeatarbus depressus n. gen. n. sp. Shear et al. 1987
AMNH 43109
 Uraraneida -
Attercopus fimbriunguis Shear et al. 1987 spider
AMNH 43179, 43052, 43180-43189
 Pantetrapulmonata -
Ecchosis pulchribothrium n. gen. n. sp.3
Ecchosis pulchribothrium n. gen. n. sp.3 Selden and Shear 1991
AMNH 43194, 43195(x2), 43111, 43198, 43169, 43196, 43197, 43097
 Acariformes - Alicorhagiidae
Archaeacarus dubinini n. gen. n. sp.1
Archaeacarus dubinini n. gen. n. sp.1 Kethley and Norton 1989 mite
FMNH Z-17-806 (411-7-AR16)
 Pseudoscorpiones - Dracochelidae
Dracochela deprehendor n. gen. n. sp.2
Dracochela deprehendor n. gen. n. sp.2 Schawaller et al. 1991 pseudoscorpion
411-19-AR9, AR12, AR17 (AMNH 43162, 43163, 43164)