Novospasskoye village (PIN collection 1809): Oxfordian, Russian Federation
collected by G.A. Dmitriev 1960

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Insecta - Plecoptera - Perlariopseidae
Perlariopsis stipitatus Sinitshenkova 1985
Sinitshenkova 1985 2 specimens
corrected as Perlariopsis stipitata
PIN 1809/15,17
Insecta - Blattulidae
Blattula lanceolata n. sp. Vishnyakova 1982
1 specimen
PIN 1809/14 (1 measurement)
Insecta - Coleoptera
Mesosperchus angulatus Ponomarenko 1985
Ponomarenko 1985 1 specimen
nomen dubium belonging to Elateriformia
PIN 1809/80
Memptus ganglbaueri Ponomarenko 1985
Ponomarenko 1985 1 specimen
PIN 1809/79
see common names

Country:Russian Federation State/province:Buryat County:Mukhor-Shibirskiy
Coordinates: 51.3° North, 108.1° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:55.8° North, 108.8° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Jurassic Epoch:Late/Upper Jurassic
Stage:Oxfordian 10 m.y. bin:Jurassic 5
Key time interval:Oxfordian
Age range of interval:163.50000 - 157.30000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphy comments: Formation also translated Ichetyua. Insect workers often assign a late Early Jurassic-early Middle Jurassic (or Toarcian-Aalenian) age but radiometric dating of Ichituy Fm volcanics gives ages of 159-156 Ma.
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified "siliciclastic"
Environment:lacustrine - small Tectonic setting:rift
Geology comments: Novospasskoe was a typical Mesozoic lake of type "A" according to Sinitshenkova and Zherikhin (1996), a deep mountain lake formed when a river valley was naturally dammed. It was a cold oligotrophic water body with low primary production and ample oxygen.
Modes of preservation:mold/impression
Size of fossils:macrofossils,mesofossils
Collection methods and comments
Collection size:81 specimens
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Collectors:G.A. Dmitriev Collection dates:1960
Database number:104949
Authorizer:M. Clapham Enterer:J. Karr, M. Clapham
Modifier:M. Clapham Research group:paleoentomology
Created:2011-02-12 10:59:36 Last modified:2013-11-25 13:02:06
Access level:the public Released:2011-02-12 10:59:36
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

35131. V. N. Vishnyakova. 1982. Jurassic cockroaches of the new family Blattulidae from Siberia. Paleontological Journal 16(2):67-77 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]

Secondary references:

40740 A. G. Ponomarenko. 1985. Zhestkokrylye iz Yury Sibiri i zapadnoy Mongolii. In A. P. Rasnitsyn (ed.), Yurskie Nasekomye Sibiri i Mongolii 47-87 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
40762 N. D. Sinitshenkova. 1985. Yurskie vesnyanki yuzhnoy Sibiri i prilegayushchikh territoriy (Perlida=Plecoptera). In A. P. Rasnitsyn (ed.), Yurskie Nasekomye Sibiri i Mongolii 148-171 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]