Stonesfield Slate (Oxford University Museum coll) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom (51.9° N, 1.4° W: paleocoordinates 41.3° N, 9.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Stonesfield Slate Member (Taunton Limestone Formation), Bathonian (168.3 - 166.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collection methods: Repository: Oxford University Museum (sent to John Phillips between 1855 and 1860)

Primary reference: J. Phillips. 1866. Oxford fossils, no. 2. Geological Magazine 3:97-99 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 140495: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Odonata - Gomphidae
"Libellula westwoodii n. sp." = Pheugothemis westwoodi
"Libellula westwoodii n. sp." = Pheugothemis westwoodi Phillips 1866 clubtail dragonfly