Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis (Carroll collection) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: Dorset, United Kingdom (50.7° N, 2.9° W: paleocoordinates 37.4° N, 3.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Charmouth Mudstone Formation (Lias Group), Turneri (196.5 - 189.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collected by James Carroll

• Repository: private collection of James Carroll

Primary reference: R. S. Kelly, A. J. Ross, and P. Davidson. 2017. Mesozoic Holcoptera (Coleoptera: Coptoclavidae) from England and the United States. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 128:659-674 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189410: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 16.10.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Coleoptera - Coptoclavidae
Holcoptera alisonae Kelly et al. 2017 beetle
Holcoptera giebeli Handlirsch 1906 beetle