Barranco de Salanca (Bellver de Cerdanya): Vallesian - Turolian, Spain

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Insecta - Hymenoptera - Pompilidae
Dipogon (Deuteragenia) sp. Šustera 1912
Arillo 2001 1 specimen
MGM-2927 (1 measurement)
    = Deuteragenia catalunyia n. sp. Rodriguez et al. 2017
Rodriguez et al. 2017
Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae
? Staphylininae indet. Latreille 1802
1 specimen
see common names

Country:Spain State/province:Lleida
Coordinates: 42.4° North, 1.8° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:42.5° North, 1.1° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Neogene Epoch:Miocene
10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 6
Key time interval:Vallesian - Turolian
Age range of interval:11.63000 - 5.33300 m.y. ago
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology:diatomaceous lithified calcareous mudstone
Environment:lacustrine - small Tectonic setting:pull-apart basin
Geology comments: The Cerdanya basin was formed during dextral slip along the NE–SW La Tet fault (eastern Pyrenees) which formed a horsetail structure at its SW end.
Modes of preservation:adpression
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Collection method comments: Repository: Museo Geominero de Madrid (MGM)
Database number:140800
Authorizer:M. Clapham Enterer:M. Clapham
Modifier:M. Clapham Research group:paleoentomology
Created:2013-03-17 08:45:41 Last modified:2014-08-09 10:40:29
Access level:the public Released:2013-03-17 08:45:41
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

45668. V. M. Ortuño and A. Arillo. 1995. La entomofauna del Mioceno superior de la depresión ceretana (Lleida, NE de España). Coleópteros I. Boletín Geológico y Minero 106:407-414 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]

Secondary references:

45669 A. Arillo. 2001. Presencia de la familia Pompilidae (Insecta, Hymenoptera) en el Mioceno Superior de la Cuenca de La Cerdaña (Lleida, NE de España). Coloquios de Paleontología 52:79-83 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]
63627 J. Rodriguez, C. Waichert, C. D. Dohlen and J. P. Pitts. 2017. The geological record and phylogeny of spider wasps (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae): A revision of fossil species and their phylogenetic placement. PLoS One 12(10):e0185379 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]