Gastropods of the Lahn Basin Limestones: Haina (Devonian of Germany)

Where: Hessen, Germany (50.6° N, 8.6° E: paleocoordinates 22.2° S, 8.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone and reef rocks

• Deposits intimately associated with reefs. Outcrop belt of Lahn Basin trends SW-NE.
• "Massenkalk" and "Riffkalk"

Primary reference: D. Heidelberger. 2001. Mitteldevonische (Givetische) Gastropoden (Mollusca) aus der Lahnmulde (suedliches Rheinisches Schiefergebirge). Geologische Abhandlungen Hessen 106:1-291 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38356: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 20.04.2004

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Taxonomic list

• Only gastropods reported.
Gastropoda
 Neritoina - Neritopsidae
Turbonitella ussheri Whidborne 1891 snail
 Euomphalina -
Ornollus decussatus Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
Rhenomphalus germanus Phillips 1841 snail
Rhenomphalus rota Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
 Euomphalina - Omphalocirridae
Omphalocirrus beyeri Heidelberger 2001 snail
 Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
"Straparollus laevis" = Philoxene laevis
"Straparollus laevis" = Philoxene laevis d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
"Bellerophon (Bellerophon) lineatus" = Bellerophon lineatus
"Bellerophon (Bellerophon) lineatus" = Bellerophon lineatus Dechen 1832 snail
 Murchisoniina - Porcelliidae
"Antitrochus nodulosus" = Agnesia nodulosa, Quadricarina lenticularis, "Porcellia bifida" = Coloniacirrus bifida, "Porcellia cornuarietis" = Paraporcellia cornuarietis
"Antitrochus nodulosus" = Agnesia nodulosa Sandberger 1842 snail
Quadricarina lenticularis Goldfuss 1844 snail
"Porcellia bifida" = Coloniacirrus bifida Sandberger and Sandberger 1853 snail
"Porcellia cornuarietis" = Paraporcellia cornuarietis Sandberger and Sandberger 1853 snail
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Winterbergiella semicostata" = Winterbergiella semicostatus Goldfuss 1844 snail
"Arfurtia euomphalus" = Bicarina euomphalus Sandberger and Sandberger 1853 snail
Lahnospira fasciata Sandberger 1842 snail
Mourlonia macrostoma Sandberger and Sandberger 1853 snail
Villmaria catenulata d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
Villmaria subclathrata Sandberger 1842 snail
Whidbornia trochoides Whidborne 1889 snail
Devonorhineoderma orbignyana d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
"Platyloron bischofii" = Platyloron bischoffii Goldfuss 1844 snail
 Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae
Murchisonia sandbergeri Paeckelmann 1922 snail
 Murchisoniina - Scoliostomatidae
Scoliostoma dannenbergi Braun 1838 snail
 Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae
Hainanema tornatum Maurer 1885 snail
? Alaskozygopleura hainensis Heidelberger 2001 snail
 Murchisoniina - Loxonematidae
Clathronema reticulata Phillips 1841 snail