Montagne d'Andance, Saint-Bauzile, Privas (MNHN collection): Turolian, France
collected by A. Nel

List of taxa
Where & when
Geology
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Insecta - Hemiptera
? Heteroptera indet. Latreille 1810
Balazuc 1989 1 specimen
Insecta - Hemiptera - Aradidae
Aradus andancensis n. sp. Marchal et al. 2011
Marchal et al. 2011 1 specimen
MNHN F.A33748 (1 measurement)
Insecta - Blattodea
Francotermes bauzilensis Weidner and Riou 1986
Nel and Paicheler 1993 11 specimens
MNHN IPM-R.54205-54215 (8 measurements)
Insecta - Blattodea - Rhinotermitidae
Reticulitermes sp. Holmgren
Nel and Paicheler 1993 14 specimens
MNHN IPM-R.54351-54364
Insecta - Blattodea - Termitidae
Termitidae indet. (Latreille 1802)
Nel and Paicheler 1993 6 specimens
original and current combination Termitina
MNHN IPM-R.54332, 54365-54369 (Macrotermes scheuthlei sensu Weidner & Riou, 1986) (1 measurement)
Insecta - Blattodea - Kalotermitidae
Kalotermitidae informal indet. F Froggatt 1896
Nel and Paicheler 1993 2 specimens
MNHN IPM-R.54347, 54348 (2 measurements)
Kalotermitidae informal indet. G Froggatt 1896
Nel and Paicheler 1993 1 specimen
MNHN IPM-R.54349 (1 measurement)
Insecta - Blattodea
Ulmeriella pliocenica n. sp. Nel 1987
Nel 1987 1 specimen
Coll Nel 74 (1 measurement)
Insecta - Hymenoptera - Apidae
Apis informal sp. I Linnaeus 1758
Nel et al. 1999 7 specimens
MNHN-LP-R.54921, 54922, 54924, 54926, 55166, 55167(55206), 55169 (12 measurements)
Apis informal sp. J Linnaeus 1758
Nel et al. 1999 2 specimens
MNHN-LP-R.55168, 55207 (3 measurements)
Insecta - Hymenoptera - Pamphiliidae
Acantholyda grangeoni Riou 1999
Nel 2004 8 specimens
synonym of Tenthredo erythrocephala
MNHN-LP-R 54925 and seven in coll. Brisac (3 measurements)
Insecta - Coleoptera - Cerambycidae
Cerambycidae indet. (Latreille 1802)
Balazuc 1989 1 specimen
original and current combination Cerambicini
Insecta - Coleoptera - Chrysomelidae
Cassida sp. Linnaeus 1758
Balazuc 1989 1 specimen
Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae
Lixus balazuci n. sp. Voisin and Nel 1993
Voisin and Nel 1993 1 specimen
recombined as Lixus (Eulixus) balazuci
MNHN IPM-R.10381 (2 measurements)
Sitophilus punctatissimus n. sp. Zherikhin 2000
Zherikhin 2000 1 specimen
MNHN IPM-R.55221 (1 measurement)
Scolytus tshernjaki n. sp. Petrov and Zherikhin 2000
Petrov and Zherikhin 2000 1 specimen
MNHN IPM-R.55222 (2 measurements)
Scolytus duplicatus n. sp. Petrov and Zherikhin 2000
Petrov and Zherikhin 2000 1 specimen
MNHN IPM-R.55223 (2 measurements)
Insecta - Coleoptera - Carabidae
Carabus neli n. sp. Deuve 1998
Deuve 1998 1 specimen
coll. P. Brisac (1 measurement)
Ledouxnebria brisaci n. gen., n. sp. Deuve 1998
Deuve 1998 1 specimen
coll. P. Brisac (1 measurement)
Insecta - Diptera - Ptychopteridae
Probittacomorpha brisaci n. sp. Krzemiński et al. 2012
Krzemiński et al. 2012 1 specimen
MNHN F.A46700 coll. Brisac (2 measurements)
Insecta - Raphidioptera - Raphidiidae
? Ohmella coffini n. sp. Nel 1993
Nel 1993 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R.10411 (2 measurements)
Insecta - Megaloptera - Sialidae
Sialis sp. Latreille 1802
Nel 1991 1 specimen
MNHN IPM-R.54247 (1 measurement)
Insecta - Odonata - Sieblosiidae
Paraoligolestes miocenicus n. gen., n. sp. Nel and Escuillé 1993
Nel and Escuillé 1993 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R 10382 (1 measurement)
Insecta - Odonata - Megapodagrionidae
Vulcagrion andancensis n. sp. Nel et al. 1996
Nel et al. 1996 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R.10440 (coll. Nel) (1 measurement)
Insecta - Odonata
? Calopterygoidea indet. Selys 1850
Nel and Paicheler 1993 1 specimen
MNHN IPM-R.07899
Insecta - Odonata - Calopterygidae
Calopteryx andancensis n. sp. Nel and Brisac 1994
1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R 10410 (1 measurement)
Insecta - Odonata - Aeshnidae
Aeshna andancensi n. sp. Nel and Brisac 1994
Nel et al. 1994 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R.10403 coll. Brisac (1 measurement)
Aeschnophlebia miocenica n. sp. Nel and Escuillé 1994
Nel et al. 1994 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R.10404 coll Escuille (1 measurement)
Insecta - Odonata - Corduliidae
Corduliinae indet. Kirby 1890
Nel et al. 1996 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R.10443 (1 measurement)
? Somatochlora brisaci n. sp. Nel et al. 1996
Nel et al. 1996 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R.10420 (coll. Brisac) (1 measurement)
Insecta - Odonata - Gomphidae
Gomphidae indet. Rambur 1842
Nel et al. 1996 1 specimen
MNHN-LP-R.10447 (coll. Oudard) (1 measurement)
see common names

Geography
Country:France State/province:Ardèche
Coordinates: 44.7° North, 4.7° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:44.9° North, 4.0° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Time
Period:Neogene Epoch:Miocene
10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 6
Key time interval:Turolian
Age range of interval:8.70000 - 5.33300 m.y. ago
Age estimate:7.54 ± .06 to 7.13 ± .06 Ma (Ar/Ar)
Stratigraphy
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified diatomite
Secondary lithology: "volcaniclastic"
Lithology description: diatomites volcano-sedimentaires
Environment:crater lake Tectonic setting:volcanic basin
Taphonomy
Modes of preservation:adpression
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Museum repositories:MNHN
Collectors:A. Nel
Metadata
Database number:113893
Authorizer:M. Clapham Enterer:J. Karr, M. Clapham
Modifier:M. Clapham Research group:paleoentomology
Created:2011-08-07 08:33:00 Last modified:2015-12-15 19:02:50
Access level:the public Released:2011-08-07 08:33:00
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

36993. A. Nel and P. Brisac. 1994. Découverte du premier Calopteryx fossile du Miocéne de l'Ardèche (Odonata, Calopterygidae). Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 99(1):27-30 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/M. Clapham]

Secondary references:

51669 J. Balazuc. 1989. Quelques insectes fossiles des diatomites de Saint-Bauzile (Ardeche). Bulletin Mensuel de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 58:240-245 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
50846 T. Deuve. 1998. Trois fossiles remarquablement conservés du Miocène de France, appartenant aux genres Carabus L. et Ledouxnebria nov. (Coleoptera, Carabidae et Nebriidae). Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 103:229-236 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
44260 W. Krzemiński, I. Kania, and A. Nel. 2012. Probittacomorpha brisaci n. sp. (Ptychopteridae, Bittacomorphinae) from the Late Miocene of Montagne d’Andance, Saint Bauzile, Ardèche (France). Zootaxa 3521:80-88 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
56447 L. Marchal, E. Guilbert, P. Brisac and A. Nel. 2011. A new record and a new species of Aradidae fossils (Hemiptera: Heteroptera). Zootaxa 2832:56-62 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
47079 A. Nel. 1987. Deux nouveaux termites du Tertiaire du sud-est de la France (Dictyoptera, Hodotermitidae, Kalotermitidae). Revue Française d'Entomologie (N.S.) 9(1):17-20 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]
46796 A. Nel. 1991. Descriptions et révisions de trois "Siricidae'' fossiles du Cénozoïque (Hymenoptera). Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 96(3):247-253 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]
51671 A. Nel. 1991. Nouveaux insectes neuroptéroïdes fossiles de l'Oligocène de France (Neuroptera et Megaloptera). Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Section C, Sciences de la Terre, Paléontologie, Géologie, Minérologie 12:327-349 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
55934 A. Nel. 1993. Nouveaux Raphidioptères fossiles du Cénozoïque de France et d'Espagne. École Pratique des Hautes Études, Biologie et Évolution des Insectes 6:99-108 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
38896 A. Nel. 2004. New and poorly known Cenozoic sawflies of France (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinoidea, Pamphilioidea). Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 2:253-269 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/M. Clapham]
50095 A. Nel, A. Arillo, and X. Martínez-Delclòs. 1996. New fossil Odonata (Insecta) from the upper Miocene of France and Spain (Anisoptera and Zygoptera). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 199:167-219 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
51190 A. Nel and F. Escuillé. 1993. Découverte d'un nouveau genre de Sieblosiidae dans le Miocène supérieur de l'Ardèche (France) [Odonata, Zygoptera, Lestoidea, Sieblosiidae). Nouvelle Revue d'Entomologie (N.S.) 10:233-242 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
38446 A. Nel, X. Martínez-Delclòs, F. Escuillé and P. Brisac. 1994. Les Aeshnidae fossiles: Etat actuel des connaissances (Odonata, Anisoptera). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 194(2/3):143-186 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/M. Clapham]
44434 A. Nel, X. Martínez-Delclòs, A. Arillo and E. Peñalver. 1999. A review of the European fossil species of the bee Apis. Palaeontology 42:243-285 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
51528 A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler. 1993. Les Isoptera fossiles. État actuel des connaissances, implications paléoécologiques et paléoclimatologiques (Insecta, Dictyoptera). Cahiers de Paléontologie 1993:102-179 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
42270 A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler. 1993. Les Odonata fossiles: état actuel des connaissances. Huitième partie: Les Calopterygoidea fossiles (Odonata, Zygoptera). Bulletin de la Societe Entomologique de France 97(4):381-396 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]
36994 A. Nel and J. C. Paicheler. 1994. Les Lestoidea (Odonata, Zygoptera) fossiles: Un inventaire critique. Annales de Paléontologie 80(1):1-59 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/J. Karr]
50850 J. F. Voisin and A. Nel. 1993. Un Lixus fossile du Miocène français (Coleoptera, Curculionidae). Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 98:19-21 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]