Madygen, PIN collection 2085, Dzhailoucho area (Triassic of Kyrgyzstan)

Where: Osh, Kyrgyzstan (40.1° N, 70.2° E: paleocoordinates 41.6° N, 60.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Madygen Formation, Carnian (237.0 - 228.0 Ma)

• Usually considered Ladinian-Carnian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - small; lithified siliciclastic sediments

• Oxbow lake. Madygen basin; tectonically-induced intermontane basin. Complex facies pattern consistent with active tectonics in upland region.

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the PIN

Primary reference: S. Y. Storozhenko. 1993. Reviziya semeystva Megakhosaridae (Grylloblattida). In A. G. Ponomarenko (ed.), Mezozoyskie Nasekomye i Ostrakody Azii 100-112 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138142: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 05.01.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Eoblattida - Megakhosaridae
Megakhosarodes paulivenosus Storozhenko 1993 insect
PIN 2085/29