Rossenray 2 Shaft, 415 m depth, Kamp-Lintfort (Permian of Germany)

Where: Germany (51.5° N, 6.6° E: paleocoordinates 15.2° N, 20.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Kupferschiefer Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• Zechstein 1, Kupferschiefer

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

• Central European Basin

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collected by H. Völkel

• Repository: Geologisches Museum des Ruhrbergbaus in Bochum

Primary reference: P. Guthörl. 1965. Zur Arthropoden-Fauna des Karbons und Perms. 21. Protereisma rossenrayensis n. sp., ein Ephemeropteren-Fund (Insecta) aus dem niederrheinischen Zechstein. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 39:229-233 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139720: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 16.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Ephemerida - Protereismatidae
Protereisma rossenrayensis n. sp. Guthörl 1965 mayfly
GMRB 600 W.B.