Eyeford, Gloucestershire (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (51.9° N, 1.8° W: paleocoordinates 41.4° N, 8.7° E)

When: Great Oolite Formation, Bathonian (168.3 - 166.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; ooidal limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Reposited in the BMNH

• Insects in Brodie collection

Primary reference: R. I. Murchison. 1845. Outline of the Geology of the Neighbourhood of Cheltenham. 2d edition 1-109 [L. Villier/L. Villier/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 131846: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 31.07.2012, edited by Jered Karr and Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

 Coleoptera -
"Pimelia zekelii n. sp." = Coleopteron zekelii1, Coccinellophana murchisoni n. gen. n. sp.2, ? Doggeria murchisoni n. sp.2
"Pimelia zekelii n. sp." = Coleopteron zekelii1 Giebel 1856 beetle
Specimen in pl 6, fig 20 of Brodie
Coccinellophana murchisoni n. gen. n. sp.2 Handlirsch 1906 beetle
? Doggeria murchisoni n. sp.2 Handlirsch 1906 beetle
 Chimaeriformes - Callorhynchidae
Ischyodus emarginatus3 Egerton 1843 plownose chimaera
BMNH 28592 (purchased 1853)
 Lepisosteiformes -
Lepidotus tuberculatus4 Agassiz 1837 gar
BMNH 28606 (purchased 1853)