Clockhouse Brickworks (BMNH collection) (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: Surrey, United Kingdom (51.1° N, 0.3° W: paleocoordinates 41.7° N, 9.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Weald Clay Member (Weald Formation), Late/Upper Hauterivian (136.4 - 130.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal; lithified, concretionary, silty mudstone

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, concretion

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: E. A. Jarzembowski. 1981. An early Cretaceous termite from southern England (Isoptera: Hodotermitidae). Systematic Entomology 6:91-96 [D. Smith/E. Leckey]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 74972: authorized by Dena Smith, entered by Erin Leckey on 09.09.2007, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Hemiptera -
Penaphis woollardi n. sp.1 Jarzembowski 1989 aphid
BMNH In.64653, 64654
 Blattodea - Mastotermitidae
Valditermes brenanae n. gen. n. sp.
Valditermes brenanae n. gen. n. sp. Jarzembowski 1981 termite
BMNH In. 64588
 Coleoptera - Cupedidae
Zygadenia simpsoni3 Jarzembowski et al. 2015 reticulated beetle
BNH II 3065a, 3068
Zygadenia floodpagei n. sp.3 Jarzembowski et al. 2015 reticulated beetle
BMNH II 3065a,b
Zygadenia angliae6 Giebel 1856 reticulated beetle
"Numerous specimens" (BMNH II 3064 in Jarzembowski et al. 2015)
Cionocoleus minimus n. sp.4 Jarzembowski et al. 2013 reticulated beetle
BMNH II 3051, 3052, 3053
 Mecoptera - Orthophlebiidae
Mesopanorpa brooksorum n. sp.2 Jarzembowski and Soszyńska-Maj 2018 scorpionfly
NHMUK II.3094, 3095, 3096, 3097
 Diptera - Rhagionidae
Ptiolinites raypearcei5 Mostovski et al. 2000 snipe fly
NHM In 64633 (different from Mesoraphidia sp.?)
 Raphidioptera - Mesoraphidiidae
Mesoraphidia sp.7 Martynov 1925 snakefly
NHM In 64633
 Neuroptera - Psychopsidae
Psychopsidae indet.7 Handlirsch 1906 silky lacewing
NHM In 64632
 Odonata - Steleopteridae
Steleopteron cretacicus n. sp.8 Zheng et al. 2018 damselfly
NHMUK CH 879viii