Üxheim 17 (Devonian to of Germany)

Where: Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany (50.4° N, 6.8° E: paleocoordinates 26.4° S, 9.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Emsian to Emsian (407.6 - 387.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, shelly/skeletal limestone and lithified siltstone

• Interbedded siltstone and crinoidal limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. Basse and P. Müller. 2004. Eifel-Trilobiten III. Corynexochida, Proetida (2), Harpetida, Phacopida (2), Lichida. [M. Hopkins/M. Hopkins/M. Hopkins]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188765: authorized by Melanie Hopkins, entered by Melanie Hopkins on 18.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Odontopleurida - Odontopleuridae
Leonaspis heisdorfensis n. sp. trilobite
 Aulacopleurida - Aulacopleuridae
Cyphaspis sp. Burmeister 1843 trilobite
 Phacopida - Phacopidae
Phacopinae indet. Hawle and Corda 1847 trilobite
 Phacopida - Acastidae
Acastellina sp. Richter and Richter 1975 trilobite
 Proetida - Proetidae
 Lichida - Lichidae
Trochurinae indet. Phleger 1936 trilobite