Jump to content
  • Palaeopentacheles roettenbacheri MUENSTER, 1839


    Images:

    oilshale
    • Quite rare decapode with striking, spined scissors. Scissors are relatively long and strongly toothed.

    Taxonomy

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Arthropoda
    Class: Malacostraca
    Order: Decapoda
    Family: Palaeopentachelidae
    Genus: Palaeopentacheles
    Species: P. roettenbacheri
    Author Citation MUENSTER, 1839

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Mesozoic
    Period: Jurassic
    Epoch: Late
    International Age: Tithonian

    Stratigraphy

    Weissjura Formation
    Solnhofen Formation

    Biostratigraphy

    Hybonotum Zone
    Riedense Subzone

    Provenance

    Acquired by: Purchase/Trade

    Location

    Langenaltheimer Haardt
    Eichstätt District
    Bavaria
    Germany

    Comments

    Quite rare decapode with striking, spined scissors. Scissors are relatively long and strongly toothed.



    User Feedback


    There are no comments to display.



    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now


×