Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (Triassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.9° N, 2.1° W: paleocoordinates 36.5° N, 1.0° E)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Insect Bed Formation, Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

• European epicontinental seaway

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1925. The British Liassic Dragonflies. Fossil Insects, British Museum Natural History 1:1-40 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 115404: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 01.09.2011, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Odonata -
Oryctothemis hageni n. gen. n. sp.2
Oryctothemis hageni n. gen. n. sp.2 Handlirsch 1906 dragonfly
No Horizon given specimen likely lost
 Odonata - Liassophlebiidae
"Heterophlebia westwoodii n. sp." = Liassophlebia westwoodi1
"Heterophlebia westwoodii n. sp." = Liassophlebia westwoodi1 Hagen 1850 damsel-dragonflies
Specimen in pl 10, fig 8
 Odonata - Triassolestidae
"Progonophlebia cromptoni n. sp." = Progonophlebia woodwardi3
"Progonophlebia cromptoni n. sp." = Progonophlebia woodwardi3 Tillyard 1925 dragonfly
NHM In 49297