Bere (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.0° N, 3.0° W: paleocoordinates 37.1° N, 0.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: White Lias Formation (Penarth Group), Hettangian (201.3 - 199.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone and marl

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1933. The Panorpoid complex in the British Rhaetic and Lias. Fossil Insects, British Museum Natural History 3:1-79 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 115224: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 31.08.2011

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Taxonomic list

 Mecoptera - Orthophlebiidae
Orthophlebia liassica Mantell 1844 scorpionfly
BMNH I 10743