Am Wachtberg Quarry, Sötenich (= Soetnich or Soetenich, Gerolstein), Eifel Mountains. (Sötenicher Mulde, Nordeifel, MTB Mechernich, R 2540 000 / H 5598 7000) (Devonian of Germany)

Also known as Gastropods of the Lahn Basin Limestones: Soetenich

Where: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (50.5° N, 6.6° E: paleocoordinates 23.0° S, 7.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Scheid g Member (Cürten Formation), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: 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 38362: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 20.04.2004, edited by Pete Wagner

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Only gastropods reported.
Gastropoda
 Cyrtoneritimorpha - Vltaviellidae
Eifelcyrtus blodgetti n. gen. n. sp.2 Frýda and Heidelberger 2003 snail
Soetenichia wachtbergensis n. sp.4 Heidelberger 2007 snail
 Neritoina - Neritopsidae
Paffrathopsis subcostata Dechen 1832 snail
 Euomphalina - Omphalotrochidae
Archaeosphera wachtbergi Kirchner 1915 snail
"? Archaeosphera minima" = Archaeosphera minimus4 Kirchner 1915 snail
Sylvestria soetenichensis Kirchner 1915 snail
 Euomphalina - Omphalocirridae
Omphalocirrus spinosus Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
 Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
Nodeuomphalus leunissi, Nodeuomphalus labadyei, "Auricularia leunissi" = Tubiconcha leunissi, "Straparollus laevis" = Philoxene laevis
Nodeuomphalus leunissi Heidelberger and Bandel 1999 snail
Nodeuomphalus labadyei d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
"Auricularia leunissi" = Tubiconcha leunissi Heidelberger 2001 snail
"Straparollus laevis" = Philoxene laevis d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
 Euomphalina - Pseudophoridae
Astralites sublimbatus d'Orbigny 1850 snail
 Euomphalina - Nerrhenidae
Nerrhena reticulata4 Heidelberger and Bandel 1999 snail
Nerrhena aequistriata Kirchner 1915 snail
 Euomphalina - Oriostomatidae
"Dohmella multistriata" = Dohmella multistriatus
"Dohmella multistriata" = Dohmella multistriatus Kirchner 1915 snail
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
"Bellerophon (Bellerophon) vasulites" = Bellerophon vasulites
"Bellerophon (Bellerophon) vasulites" = Bellerophon vasulites de Montfort 1808 snail
 Neritoidea - Naticopsidae
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Kirchneriella striata4 Hisinger 1837 snail
Buechelia goldfussi Schlüter 1894 snail
given as Büchelia
Buechelia wachtbergi n. sp. Heidelberger 2001 snail
given as Büchelia
Lukesispira frydai4 Heidelberger and Bandel 1999 snail
Odontomaria semiplicata Sandberger and Sandberger 1850 snail
Odontomaria jankei n. sp.3 Frýda et al. 2006 snail
Euryzone planiformis n. sp. Heidelberger 2001 snail
Euryzone delphinuloides von Schlotheim 1820 snail
 Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae
Murchisonia tricincta d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
Murchisonia angulata4 von Schlotheim 1820 snail
Murchisonia selenalta n. sp. Heidelberger 2001 snail
Murchisonia kirchnera n. sp. Heidelberger 2001 snail
Murchisonia bilineata Dechen 1832 snail
 Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae
"Macrochilina arculata" = Bensbergia arculata, Macrochilina naticaeformis n. sp., Palaeocarboninia jankei n. gen. n. sp.1
"Macrochilina arculata" = Bensbergia arculata von Schlotheim 1820 snail
Macrochilina naticaeformis n. sp. Heidelberger 2001 snail
Palaeocarboninia jankei n. gen. n. sp.1 Bandel and Heidelberger 2002 snail
 Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae
Palaeozygopleura kaupii Goldfuss 1844 snail
Kallispira latostriata4 Heidelberger and Bandel 1999 snail
Devonozyga bandeli n. sp.4 Heidelberger 2007 snail
 Murchisoniina - Loxonematidae
Cookiloxa leunisseni n. sp.4 Heidelberger 2007 snail
Clathronema reticulata Phillips 1841 snail