Schönbachsmühle quarry, near Ebelsbach (Triassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (50.0° N, 10.7° E: paleocoordinates 27.4° N, 13.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Hassberge Formation, Tuvalian (232.0 - 221.5 Ma)

• Coburger Sandstein, Hassberge Formation, Middle Keuper

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: pond; lithified, argillaceous shale

• Intercalation of fluvial sandstones and fine-laminated lacustrine and floodplain sediments.
• Laminated clayey shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collected by J. Sell, A. Bashkuev in 2012, 2013

• Repository: Sammlung Mainfränkische Trias in Markt Euerdorf, Lower Franconia (SMTE)

Primary reference: A. A. Prokin, K. V. Makarov, A. G. Ponomarenko and A. S. Bashkuev. 2013. New beetle larvae (Coleoptera: Coptoclavidae, Caraboidea, Polyphaga) from the Upper Triassic of Germany. Russian Entomological Journal 22:259-274 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 153474: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 21.12.2013, edited by Bethany Allen

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Coleoptera - Permosynidae
Dinoharpalus coptoclavoides n. sp.2 Ponomarenko 2015 beetle
SMTE 5930/1-160, 110
 Coleoptera -
Larvula triassica n. sp. Prokin and Ponomarenko 2013 beetle
SMTE 5930/1-65B, 120(A,B)
 Coleoptera - Coptoclavidae
Stargelytron larissae n. gen. n. sp.2, Protonectes germanicus n. gen. n. sp.
Stargelytron larissae n. gen. n. sp.2 Ponomarenko 2015 beetle
SMTE 5930/1-112, 113
Protonectes germanicus n. gen. n. sp. Prokin and Ponomarenko 2013 beetle
SMTE 5930/1-65A
 Coleoptera -
Carabilarva triassica n. sp. Makarov and Prokin 2013 beetle
SMTE 5930/1-63
 Coleoptera - Cupedidae
Zygadenia sp. Handlirsch 1906 reticulated beetle
Reptilia
 Phytosauria - Parasuchidae
Apatopus lineatus1 Bock 1952 archosaur
SKF 133-134