Rovno Amber, Kuchotskaya Volia locality (Eocene of Ukraine)

Where: Ukraine (51.8° N, 26.1° E: paleocoordinates 51.0° N, 21.4° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Priabonian (38.0 - 33.9 Ma)

• Likely roughly contemporaneous with late Eocene Baltic amber

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; amber

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: amber

Collection methods: surface (float)

• Repository: Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Kiev)

Primary reference: E. E. Perkovsky. 2017. Rovno amber caddisflies (Insecta, Trichoptera) from different localities, with information about three new sites. Vestnik Zoologii 51:15-22 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185684: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 09.05.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Trichoptera - Polycentropodidae
Plectrocnemia sp. Stephens 1836 caddisfly