Turga (PIN collection 1742) (Cretaceous of Russian Federation)

Where: Chita, Russian Federation (50.8° N, 116.2° E: paleocoordinates 54.4° N, 114.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Turga Formation, Early/Lower Aptian (125.5 - 122.5 Ma)

• Correlative with the Zaza Formation and most likely with upper Yixian or lower Jiufotang Formation, therefore an Aptian (probably early Aptian) age.

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; tuffaceous mudstone

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, adpression

Reposited in the PIN

Primary reference: J. M. Carpenter and A. P. Rasnitsyn. 1990. Mesozoic Vespidae. Psyche 97(1-2):1-20 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 119499: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 28.10.2011, edited by Lindy Edwards and Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Hemiptera - Mimarachnidae
Mimarachnidae indet.13 Shcherbakov 2007 planthopper
PIN 1742/608
 Hemiptera - Alydidae
"Alydidae indet." = Alydidae9
"Alydidae indet." = Alydidae9 Amyot and Audinet-Serville 1843 broad-headed bug
PIN 1742/114
 Hemiptera - Pachymeridiidae
Pronotaphanus minor n. gen. n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/91, 611, 631
Aphanocoris porrectus9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/59, 593
Aphanocoris femoratus n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/83, 131, 639
Aphanocoris parallelus9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/90, 619
Aphanocoris turgensis n. gen. n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/60 and 55 others
Positocoris intermedius n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/623, 515
Positocoris angustus n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/636
Positocoris sibiricus n. gen. n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/630, 63, 77, 82, 95, 99, 101, 115, 116, 127, 592, 616
Positocoris minimus n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/633, 76
 Hemiptera - Mesopentacoridae
Corienta transbaicalica9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/61, 74, 75, 645
 Hemiptera -
Cimicoidea indet.9 Latreille 1802 true bug
PIN 1742/115
 Hemiptera - Lyctocoridae
Eoanthocoris cretaceus n. gen. n. sp.9
Eoanthocoris cretaceus n. gen. n. sp.9 Popov 1990 true bug
PIN 1742/52, 85, 606, 643, 649
 Dicondylia -
Orthoptera indet.1 Olivier 1789 grasshopper
PIN 1742/453, 454, 484, 705 (also 1742/452, # given to Prophalangopsidae indet.)
 Orthoptera - Prophalangopsidae
Prophalangopsidae indet.1 Kirby 1906 hump-winged cricket
PIN 1742/451, 452
 Hymenoptera -
Vespina indet.10 Laicharting 1781 winged insect
PIN 1742/579, 140, 587, 588
Aculeata indet.10 wasp
PIN 1742/143
? Vespoidea indet.10 Latreille 1802 wasp
PIN 1742/141
 Hymenoptera - Vespidae
Priorvespa longiceps n. sp. Carpenter and Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/141
 Hymenoptera - Angarosphecidae
Angarosphex niger n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 apoid wasp
PIN 1742/499
 Hymenoptera - Chrysididae
Dahurochrysis veta n. gen. n. sp.10
Dahurochrysis veta n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 cuckoo wasp
PIN 1742/142
 Hymenoptera - Praeichneumonidae
Praeichneumon transbaicalicus n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/138
 Hymenoptera - Ephialtitidae
Crephanogaster femorata n. gen. n. sp.10
Crephanogaster femorata n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/575
 Hymenoptera - Roproniidae
Mesoropronia byrka n. gen. n. sp.10
Mesoropronia byrka n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/581
 Hymenoptera - Mesoserphidae
? Auliserphus cretaceus n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/582
Turgoserphus sphenogaster n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/580
 Hymenoptera - Heloridae
Obconohelorus obconicus n. gen. n. sp.10, Conohelorus stenocerus n. gen. n. sp.10, Protocyrtus turgensis n. sp.10
Obconohelorus obconicus n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/600
Conohelorus stenocerus n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/583
Protocyrtus turgensis n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/139
 Hymenoptera - Archaeocynipidae
Dahurocynips dahurica n. gen. n. sp.11
Dahurocynips dahurica n. gen. n. sp.11 Rasnitsyn and Kovalev 1988 wasp
PIN 1742/586 (not 526)
 Hymenoptera - Praeaulacidae
Cretocleistogaster hyperura n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/137
 Hymenoptera - Baissidae
Manlaya pachyura n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/103
 Hymenoptera - Maimetshidae
Turgonalus minor n. gen. n. sp.10
Turgonalus minor n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/578
 Hymenoptera - Megalyridae
Leptocleistogaster turgensis n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/577
 Hymenoptera -
Byrkicola antennatus n. gen. n. sp.10
Byrkicola antennatus n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wasp
PIN 1742/576
 Hymenoptera - Anaxyelidae
Eosyntexis senilis n. gen. n. sp.10
Eosyntexis senilis n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 winged insect
PIN 1742/135
 Hymenoptera - Megalodontesidae
Turgidontes magnus n. gen. n. sp.10
Turgidontes magnus n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 sawfly
PIN 1742/134
 Hymenoptera - Xyelidae
Anthoxyela turgensis n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 sawfly
PIN 1742/133
 Hymenoptera - Xyelotomidae
Dahurotoma robusta n. gen. n. sp.10
Dahurotoma robusta n. gen. n. sp.10 Rasnitsyn 1990 wood wasp
PIN 1742/136
 Coleoptera - Permosynidae
Dzeregia crassa n. sp.7 Ponomarenko 1990 beetle
PIN 1742/148
 Coleoptera -
Cryptophagites capitatus n. sp.7 Ponomarenko 1990 beetle
PIN 1742/179, 171, 503
Cryptophagites elongatus n. sp.7 Ponomarenko 1990 beetle
PIN 1742/177
Cryptophagites clavatus n. sp.7 Ponomarenko 1990 beetle
PIN 1742/169
 Coleoptera - Byrrhidae
Mesosimplocaria ovalis n. gen. n. sp.7 Ponomarenko 1990 pill beetle
PIN 1742/160, 159
Mesosimplocaria parmula n. sp.7 Ponomarenko 1990 pill beetle
PIN 1742/70, 158
 Coleoptera -
Hydrophilopsia longitarsalis7 Ponomarenko 1987 water scavenger beetle
PIN 1742/510
 Coleoptera - Agyrtidae
"Mesecanus parvus n. sp." = Ponomarenkia parva7
"Mesecanus parvus n. sp." = Ponomarenkia parva7 Ponomarenko 1990 primitive carrion beetle
PIN 1742/165,161,172,167,495
 Coleoptera - Staphylinidae
Staphylinidae indet.12 Latreille 1802 rove beetle
PIN 1742/644
Piestinae indet.12 Erichson 1839 rove beetle
PIN 1742/487
Turgaphloeus pubescens n. gen. n. sp.12 Ryvkin 1990 rove beetle
PIN 1742/488
Mesodeliphrum rufulum n. gen. n. sp.12 Ryvkin 1990 rove beetle
PIN 1742/56
? Tachyporinae indet.12 MacLeay 1825 rove beetle
PIN 1742/183
 Coleoptera -
Meligethiella glabra n. sp.3 Kirejtshuk and Ponomarenko 1990 beetle
PIN 1742/157
 Coleoptera - Scraptiidae
Scraptiomima minima n. sp.7 Ponomarenko 1990 false flower beetle
PIN 1742/506
 Coleoptera - Coptoclavidae
Coptoclavella minor7 Ponomarenko 1980 beetle
PIN 1742/149-152, 492, 502
Stygeonectes jurassicus7 Ponomarenko 1977 beetle
PIN 1742/163, 516
 Coleoptera - Carabidae
"? Holcorobeus incertus" = Antemnacrassa incerta7
"? Holcorobeus incertus" = Antemnacrassa incerta7 Ponomarenko 1990 ground beetle
PIN 1742/144, 147
 Coleoptera - Gyrinidae
Mesogyrus striatus7 Ponomarenko 1973 whirligig beetle
PIN 1742/145, 146
 Diptera - Chironomidae
Podonominae indet.2 Thienemann and Edwards 1837 non biting midge
PIN 1742/217
 Diptera - Chaoboridae
Chironomaptera ? vesca2 Kalugina 1980 phantom midge
PIN 1742/198,199,218,220,244,253,659,680,711
 Diptera - Eremochaetidae
"Eremonomus irae n. gen. n. sp." = Dissup irae4
"Eremonomus irae n. gen. n. sp." = Dissup irae4 Kovalev 1989 fly
PIN 1742/186
 Diptera -
Anisopodoidea indet.5 Knab 1912 fly
PIN 1742/686
 Diptera - Antefungivoridae
"Pleciomimidae indet." = Antefungivoridae5
"Pleciomimidae indet." = Antefungivoridae5 Rohdendorf 1938 fly
PIN 1742/763, 719
 Diptera - Perissommatidae
? Palaeoperissomma demetrii n. sp.5 Kovalev 1990 fly
PIN 1742/667
 Diptera - Trichoceridae
Trichocera turgana n. sp.6 Krzemińska et al. 2009 winter crane fly
PIN 1742/200
 Diptera - Boholdoyidae
? Boholdoya thoracica n. sp.5 Kovalev 1990 fly
PIN 1742/192
 Diptera - Mesosciophilidae
Mesosciophilidae indet.5 Rohdendorf 1946 fly
PIN 1742/684
Sciophilites ninae n. gen. n. sp.5 Kovalev 1990 fly
PIN 1742/194
 Diptera -
Mycetophiloidea indet.5 fly
PIN 1742/683, 669, 678
 Neuroptera - Berothidae
? Mesithone sp.8 Panfilov 1980 beaded lacewing
PIN 1742/459
 Ephemeroptera - Hexagenitidae
Ephemeropsis trisetalis14 Eichwald 1864 mayfly