Kyzyl-Kiya (PIN collection 1060) (Jurassic of Kyrgyzstan)

Where: Osh, Kyrgyzstan (40.3° N, 72.1° E: paleocoordinates 45.4° N, 76.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Pliensbachian (190.8 - 182.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - small; lithified siliciclastic sediments

• Mesozoic intramontane Tien Shan basins formed by reactivation during Qiangtang collision.

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the PIN

Collection methods: quarrying,

Primary reference: A. G. Ponomarenko. 1969. Istoricheskoe Razvitie Zhestkokrylykh-Arkhostemat [Historical Development of the Archostomate Beetles]. Trudy Akademiya Nauk SSSR 125:1-240 [C. Labandeira/A. Spencer-Lee/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 122970: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 08.01.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Coleoptera - Cupedidae
Notocupes crassus Ponomarenko 1969 reticulated beetle
PIN 1060/14