Bascharage (Jurassic of Luxembourg)

Where: Luxembourg (49.6° N, 5.9° E: paleocoordinates 38.2° N, 14.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Toarcian (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, lenticular limestone

• Fossils found in carbonate lenses

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by M. Henrotay; reposited in the MNHN

Primary reference: G. Fleck, G. Bechly, X. Martinez-Delclos, E. Jarzembowski, R. Coram and A. Nel. 2003. Phylogeny and classification of the Stenophlebioptera (Odonata: Epiproctophora). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 39(1):55-93 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 105427: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 20.02.2011, edited by Matthew Clapham and Zachary Newman

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Hemiptera - Progonocimicidae
Indutionomarus treveriorum n. gen. n. sp.8 Szwedo 2011 true bug
MNHN F.40893/4
 Hymenoptera -
Symphyta indet.7 Gerstaecker 1867 winged insect
MNHN-LP-R. 11199
 Hymenoptera - Xyelotomidae
Pseudoxyelocerus bascharagensis n. gen. n. sp.7 Nel et al. 2004 wood wasp
MNHN-LP-R. 11198
 Coleoptera - Gyrinidae
Gyrinidae indet.3, "Cretatortor sp." = Cretotortor3
Gyrinidae indet.3 Latreille 1810 whirligig beetle
I 880 Henrotay coll.
"Cretatortor sp." = Cretotortor3 Ponomarenko 1973 whirligig beetle
IB 974 Henrotay coll.
 Neuroptera - Mesochrysopidae
Protoaristenymphes bascharagensis n. gen. n. sp.5 Nel and Henrotay 1994 lacewing
MNHN-LP-R.10380
 Dicondylia - Protomyrmeleontidae
"Zirzipanagrion sp." = Protomyrmeleon2, "Protomyrmeleon bascharagensis n. sp." = Protomyrmeleon brunonis4
"Zirzipanagrion sp." = Protomyrmeleon2 Geinitz 1888 winged insect
MNHN IB0010027 Henrotay coll.
"Protomyrmeleon bascharagensis n. sp." = Protomyrmeleon brunonis4 Geinitz 1888 winged insect
MNHN IB930 Henrotay coll.
 Odonata - Myopophlebiidae
Myopophlebia libera6 Bode 1953 dragonfly
MNHN IPM-R.10391, 10392
Paraplagiophlebia loneuxi n. gen. n. sp.6 Nel and Henrotay 1993 dragonfly
MNHN IPM-R.10385
Paraheterophlebia marcusi n. gen. n. sp.6 Nel and Henrotay 1993 dragonfly
 Odonata - Heterophlebiidae
Heterophlebia buckmani6 Brodie 1845 dragonfly
 Odonata - Liassogomphidae
"Liassogomphus brodiei" = Heterothemis brodiei1
"Liassogomphus brodiei" = Heterothemis brodiei1 Brodie 1845 dragonfly
 Odonata - Henrotayiidae
Henrotayia marci n. gen. n. sp.
Henrotayia marci n. gen. n. sp. Fleck et al. 2003 true dragonfly
MNHN-DHT R55234
 Odonata - Sphenophlebiidae
Mesoepiophlebia veronicae n. gen. n. sp.6
Mesoepiophlebia veronicae n. gen. n. sp.6 Nel and Henrotay 1993 dragonfly
MNHN IPM-R. 10393