Crato (CES-JF collection) (Cretaceous of Brazil)

Where: CearĂ¡, Brazil (7.1° S, 39.7° W: paleocoordinates 8.6° S, 8.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Crato Formation (Araripe Group), Late/Upper Aptian (122.5 - 112.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; lithified carbonate

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collection methods: Repository: Centro de Ensino Superior de Juiz de Fora (CES-JF), Minas Gerais State

Primary reference: R. G. Martins-Neto, C. de Oliveira Assis, and L. V. Tassi. 2010. New Blattoptera from Early Cretaceous of Santana Formation (Araripe Basin, NE Brazil) and a review of Arariplebatta Mendes, 2000. Gaea 6(1):9-13 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 161261: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 03.09.2014

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Taxonomic list

 Dicondylia - Blattulidae
"Araripeblatta cesae n. sp." = Elisama brevis
"Araripeblatta cesae n. sp." = Elisama brevis Mendes 2000 winged insect