Morton Bagot (Triassic of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Moreton Bagot

Where: England, United Kingdom (52.3° N, 1.8° W: paleocoordinates 36.9° N, 1.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, white limestone

• "soft white matrix"

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by Brodie

Primary reference: Y. A. Popov, W. R. Dolling, and P. E. S. Whalley. 1994. British Upper Triassic and Lower Jurassic Heteroptera and Coleorrhyncha (Insecta: Hemiptera). Genus 5(4):307-347 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 114680: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 20.08.2011, edited by Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

 Hemiptera - Progonocimicidae
"Mesoscytina anglica n. sp." = Cicadocoris anglicus
"Mesoscytina anglica n. sp." = Cicadocoris anglicus Popov et al. 1994 true bug
BMNH In 10988 Brodie coll.
 Dermaptera - Dermapteridae
Phanerogramma heeri1 Giebel 1856 earwig
NHMUK I.10985
 Mecoptera - Orthophlebiidae
Orthophlebia liassica2 Mantell 1844 scorpionfly
BMNH I 6789, I 10987