Holzmaden, epsilon II-5 (SMNS collection) (Jurassic of Germany)

Where: Germany (48.6° N, 9.5° E: paleocoordinates 37.8° N, 17.9° E)

When: Falciferum (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

• Unteren Stein

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, concretionary shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collected by K. Dobler in 1994; reposited in the SMNS

Primary reference: J. Ansorge. 1999. Heterophlebia buckmani (Brodie 1845) (Odonata: "Anisozygoptera") - das erste Insekt aus dem untertoarcischen Posidonienschiefer von Holzmaden (Württemberg, SW Deutschland). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 275:1-9 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139759: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Odonata - Heterophlebiidae
Heterophlebia buckmani Brodie 1845 dragonfly
SMNS 62736