Piesberg quarry, "Flöz Zweibänke" (IGP TU Clausthal coll) (Carboniferous to of Germany)

Where: Lower Saxony, Germany (52.3° N, 8.0° E: paleocoordinates 1.7° N, 15.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Flöz Zweibänke Formation, Westphalian C to Westphalian C (314.6 - 306.9 Ma)

• "Collecting places of insects are the clay stone layers above Seam Zwseibänke and Seam Dreibänke." Brauckmann & Herd, 2002

Environment/lithology: lacustrine deltaic; lithified claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: Institut für Geologie und Paläontologie der TU Clausthal

Primary reference: C. Brauckmann and K. J. Herd. 2005. Insekten-Funde aus dem Westfalium D (Ober-Karbon) des Piesberges bei Osnabrück (Deutschland). Teil 2: Neoptera. Osnabrücker Naturwissenschaftliche Mitteilungen 30/31:19-65 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139948: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 25.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Dicondylia -
Controversala miomopteroides n. gen. n. sp. Brauckmann and Herd 2005 winged insect
IGP In 183