Adorf, Grube Martenberg, 1 alpha: Late/Upper Givetian, Germany

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae
Pleurotomaria angulata (Phillips 1836)
Holzapfel 1882
    = Murchisonia sandbergeri Paeckelmann 1922
Paeckelmann 1922
Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Pleurotomaria globosa Holzapfel 1882
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Mourlonia globosa
Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Porcelliidae
Pleurotomaria dentatolimata Sandberger and Sandberger 1855
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Agnesia dentatolimata
Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae
Holopella piligera Sandberger and Sandberger 1855
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Palaeozygopleura piligera
Holopella arcuata Holzapfel 1882
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Palaeozygopleura arcuata
Holopella scalariaeforme Holzapfel 1882
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Devonozyga scalariaeforme
Loxonema moniliniforma (Goldfuss 1844)
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Heteroloxonema moniliniformis
Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Scoliostomatidae
Scoliostoma conoideum Sandberger and Sandberger 1854
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Scoliostomina conoideum
Pleurotomaria zitteli Holzapfel 1882
Holzapfel 1882
synonym of Scoliostoma megalostoma
Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Philoxene laevis
Euomphalus sulcatus Kayser 1873
Holzapfel 1882
Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Nerrhenidae
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Hessonia piligera
Gastropoda - Cycloneritida - Plagiothyridae
Pleurotomaria nobilis Holzapfel 1882
Holzapfel 1882
recombined as Plagiothyra nobilis
Gastropoda - Naticopsidae
Natica adorfensis Holzapfel 1882
Holzapfel 1882
synonym of Naticopsis inflata
see common names

Coordinates: 51.4° North, 8.7° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:21.8° South, 8.0° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Devonian Epoch:Late/Upper Devonian
Key time interval:Late/Upper Givetian
Age range of interval:383.70000 - 382.70000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:group of beds
Stratigraphy comments: late Givetian
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology:red lithified ironstone
Includes fossils?Y
Environment:offshore shelf
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:selective quarrying,survey of museum collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Taxonomic list comments:Trilobites only
Also known as:Adorf
Database number:37046
Authorizer:D. Korn, P. Wagner Enterer:D. Korn, P. Wagner
Modifier:P. Wagner Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2004-02-25 06:52:12 Last modified:2017-03-01 21:26:03
Access level:the public Released:2004-02-25 06:52:12
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

9925. R. Richter and E. Richter. 1926. Die Trilobiten des Oberdevons. Beiträge zur Kenntnis devonischer Trilobiten. IV. Abhandlungen der Preußischen Geologischen Landesanstalt, Neue Folge 99:1-314 [D. Korn/D. Korn/D. Korn]

Secondary references:

16013 E. Holzapfel. 1882. Die Goniatiten-Kalke von Adorf in Waldeck. Palaeontographica 28:225-262 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]
16228 W. Paeckelmann. 1922. Der mitteldevonische Massenkalk des Bergischen Landes. Abhandlungen der Preußischen Geologischen Landesanstalt 91:1-112 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]
12089 J. F. Whiteaves. 1892. The fossils of the Devonian rocks of the islands, shores or immediate vicinity of Lakes Manitoba and Winnipegosis. Contributions to Canadian Palaeontology 1(1):255-359 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner]