Kälberberg quarry near Ibbenbüren (Carboniferous of Germany)

Where: Germany (52.3° N, 7.7° E: paleocoordinates 2.2° N, 15.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ibbenbüren Formation, Westphalian D (311.4 - 306.9 Ma)

• Lower Westphalian D based on plants

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by G. Keller

• Repository: private collection of G. Keller

Primary reference: C. Brauckmann and G. Hahn. 1980. Ein neuer Insektenfund aus dem Westfalium von Ibbenbüren (Westdeutschland). Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 54:301-312 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139353: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Protorthoptera -
Kelleropteron kaelberbergense n. gen. n. sp. Brauckmann and Hahn 1980 winged insect