Gottwald (František) Mine, coal seam 31, Horní Suchá (Carboniferous of Czech Republic)

Also known as Frantisek mine, Horni Sucha

Where: Czech Republic (49.8° N, 18.5° E: paleocoordinates 0.3° N, 22.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Sucha Beds Member (Karvina Formation), Westphalian A (318.7 - 316.9 Ma)

• Langsettian; hanging wall seam D (second etage)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: mire or swamp; lithified, black, gray mudstone

• Upper Silesian basin; Variscan foreland basin. Closely associated with plants and coal seam
• Black-gray mudstone with plant remains

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by I.V. Šusta

Primary reference: J. Kukalová. 1960. New Palaeodictyoptera (Insecta) of the Carboniferous and Permian of Czechoslovakia. Sborník Ústredního Ústavu Geologického 25:239-251 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 114184: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.08.2011, edited by Jered Karr and Lindy Edwards

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Palaeodictyoptera -
Severinopsis vetusta n. gen. n. sp.1
Severinopsis vetusta n. gen. n. sp.1 Kukalová 1958 winged insect
Municipal Museum in Ostrava
 Palaeodictyoptera - Homoiopteridae
Ostrava nigra n. gen. n. sp.
Ostrava nigra n. gen. n. sp. Kukalová 1960 winged insect
 Paoliida - Paoliidae
? Paoliidae indet.4, Olinka modica n. gen. n. sp.2, Holasicia vetula n. gen. n. sp.2, Zdenekia grandis n. gen. n. sp.2, Zdenekia cf. grandis2
? Paoliidae indet.4 Handlirsch 1906 winged insect
B13190
Olinka modica n. gen. n. sp.2 Kukalová 1958 winged insect
Municipal Museum in Ostrava
Holasicia vetula n. gen. n. sp.2 Kukalová 1958 winged insect
Municipal Museum in Ostrava
Zdenekia grandis n. gen. n. sp.2 Kukalová 1958 winged insect
Municipal Museum in Ostrava
Zdenekia cf. grandis2 Kukalová 1958 winged insect
 Dicondylia - Erasipteridae
Erasipteron larischi n. gen. n. sp.5
Erasipteron larischi n. gen. n. sp.5 Pruvost 1933 winged insect
Humboldt Museum MBI 455
Xiphosura
 Xiphosurida - Belinuridae
"Belinurus lunatus" = Belinurus trilobitoides3
"Belinurus lunatus" = Belinurus trilobitoides3 Buckland 1837