Skip to main content

Revision of Pleurodictyum lonsdalii Rh. Richter, 1855, a representative of the genus Petridictyum Schindewolf, 1959 (Anthozoa, Tabulata, Lower Devonian, Thuringia)

Buy Article:

$39.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

The original material of Pleurodictyum lonsdalii Rh. Richter, 1855, preserved in natural cast, has been traced (10 syntypes) and studied in detail as well as an additional 52 specimens from the same area and horizon (topotypes) collected by Yolk and Zagora. A lectotype is designated and the species lonsdalii definitively assigned to the genus Petridictyum Schindewolf, 1959. Petridictyum lonsdalii, mainly characterised by wide round tipped interseptal furrows and narrow septal ridges, differs from all other Petridictyum and is interpreted as a perhaps endemic taxon of the Early Upper Emsian - Nowakia cancellata Zone - of the western Thuringian Slate Mountains (Saxothuringian Terrane, North Gondwana).
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: LOWER DEVONIAN; PETRIDICTYUM; TABULATA; THURINGIA

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 01 February 2013

More about this publication?
  • Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie continuously publishes current original contributions from all fields of geology, ever since its foundation in 1807. All published contributions are in the English language.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more