Monod, near Chexbres: Aquitanian, Switzerland

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Insecta - Coleoptera - Hydrophilidae
Hydrophilus gaudini n. sp. Heer 1862
1 specimen
Hydrophilus ruminianus n. sp. Heer 1864
Heer 1864 1 specimen
nomen nudum belonging to Hydrophilus
see common names

Coordinates: 46.5° North, 6.8° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:46.5° North, 4.9° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Neogene Epoch:Miocene
Stage:Aquitanian 10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 5
Key time interval:Aquitanian
Age range of interval:23.03000 - 20.44000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:group of beds
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified not reported
Environment:lacustrine indet. Tectonic setting:foreland basin
Modes of preservation:adpression
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Collection method comments: Repository: collection of Ch. Gaudin
Database number:154053
Authorizer:M. Clapham Enterer:M. Clapham
Modifier:M. Clapham Research group:paleoentomology
Created:2014-01-24 21:11:35 Last modified:2014-08-09 11:09:58
Access level:the public Released:2014-01-24 21:11:35
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

49902. O. Heer. 1862. Beitr├Ąge zur Insektenfauna Oeningens: Coleoptera. Geodephagen, Hydrocanthariden, Gyriniden, Brachelytren, Clavicornen, Lamellicornen und Buprestiden. Natuurkundige Verhandelingen van de Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen te Haarlem 16(2):1-90 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]

Secondary references:

47508 O. Heer. 1864. Die Urwelt der Schweiz 1-622 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]