English Purbeck (unknown locality) (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.6° N, 2.0° W: paleocoordinates 41.5° N, 7.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Purbeck Group, Late/Upper Berriasian (145.0 - 140.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal or restricted shallow subtidal; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

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

Primary reference: S. H. Scudder. 1886. A review of Mesozoic cockroaches. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History 3:439-484 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 133535: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 15.09.2012

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Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Blattaria - Caloblattinidae
"Mesoblattina bucklandi n. sp." = Rhipidoblattina bucklandi
"Mesoblattina bucklandi n. sp." = Rhipidoblattina bucklandi Scudder 1886 cockroach
 Blattodea - Mesoblattinidae
"Rithma gossii n. sp." = Artitocoblatta gossi, Mesoblattina higginsii n. sp., "Elisama kirkbyi n. sp." = Mesoblattina kirkbyi, "Aporoblattina eatoni n. sp." = Mesoblattina eatoni, Mesoblattina swintoni n. sp., "Elisama bucktoni n. sp." = Malmoblattina bucktoni, "Mesoblattina hopei n. sp." = Malmoblattina hopei, "Mesoblattina peachii n. sp." = Malmoblattina peachi, "Mesoblattina murrayi n. sp." = Malmoblattina murrayi, "Mesoblattina brodiei n. sp." = Malmoblattina brodiei, "Mesoblattina mantelli n. sp." = Malmoblattina mantelli, Rithma daltoni n. sp., Rithma westwoodi n. sp.
"Rithma gossii n. sp." = Artitocoblatta gossi Scudder 1886 cockroach
Mesoblattina higginsii n. sp. Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Elisama kirkbyi n. sp." = Mesoblattina kirkbyi Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Aporoblattina eatoni n. sp." = Mesoblattina eatoni Scudder 1886 cockroach
Mesoblattina swintoni n. sp. Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Elisama bucktoni n. sp." = Malmoblattina bucktoni Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Mesoblattina hopei n. sp." = Malmoblattina hopei Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Mesoblattina peachii n. sp." = Malmoblattina peachi Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Mesoblattina murrayi n. sp." = Malmoblattina murrayi Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Mesoblattina brodiei n. sp." = Malmoblattina brodiei Scudder 1886 cockroach
"Mesoblattina mantelli n. sp." = Malmoblattina mantelli Scudder 1886 cockroach
Rithma daltoni n. sp. Scudder 1886 cockroach
Rithma westwoodi n. sp. Giebel 1856 cockroach
 Blattodea - Diechoblattinidae
Dipluroblattina bailyi n. sp. Scudder 1886 cockroach
Diechoblattina wallacei n. sp. Scudder 1886 cockroach
 Dicondylia - Blattulidae
? Elisama scudderi n. sp., Ctenoblattina arcta n. sp., "Nannoblattina prestwichii n. sp." = Blattula prestwichii
? Elisama scudderi n. sp. Handlirsch 1906 winged insect
Mesoblattina in Scudder, 1886
Ctenoblattina arcta n. sp. Scudder 1886 winged insect
"Nannoblattina prestwichii n. sp." = Blattula prestwichii Scudder 1886 winged insect
 Dicondylia - Neoblattariae
Aporoblattina mclachlani Scudder 1886 cockroach