Outcrop 4 near Anda-Khuduk well (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

Also known as PIN collection 3145

Where: Mongolia (45.4° N, 101.8° E: paleocoordinates 46.5° N, 101.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Anda-Khuduk Formation, Aptian (125.0 - 113.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: A. V. Alexeev. 2008. New Jewel Beetles (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) and Similar Beetles from the Cretaceous and Early Paleogene of Asia. Paleontological Journal 42:53-59 [M. Clapham/J. Karr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138718: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 26.01.2013, edited by Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

 Coleoptera - Buprestidae
Andakhudukia ponomarenkoi n. gen. n. sp. Alexeev 2008 Jewel Beetle
PIN 3145/2006