Cracombe, Warwickshire (Brodie coll) (Triassic of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Craycombe

Where: England, United Kingdom (52.1° N, 2.0° W: paleocoordinates 36.7° N, 1.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• Possibly Hettangian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, gray shale

• European epicontinental seaway

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by Rev. P.B. Brodie; reposited in the BMNH, USNM

• Purchased by British Museum in 1898. Some material given by Brodie to Mr. Lacoe, who donated it to the US National Museum.

Primary reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1915. British fossil insects. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 49:469-499 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 124687: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 21.02.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Coleoptera -
Anhydrophilus brodiei Handlirsch 1906 beetle
Lacoe 3499
 Mecoptera - Orthophlebiidae
"Orthophlebia communis" = Orthophlebia liassica
"Orthophlebia communis" = Orthophlebia liassica Mantell 1844 scorpionfly