Australian Museum Journal On the occurrence of fossil insects in the Mesozoic rocks of Western Australia

Shortform:
Riek, 1968, Rec. Aust. Mus. 27(16): 311–312
Author(s):
Riek, E. F.
Year published:
1968
Title:
On the occurrence of fossil insects in the Mesozoic rocks of Western Australia
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
27
Issue:
16
Start page:
311
End page:
312
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.27.1968.450
Language:
English
Plates:
plate 46
Date published:
28 November 1968
Cover date:
28 November 1968
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
INSECTA: COLEOPTERA; FOSSIL; PALAEONTOLOGY; MESOZOIC
Digitized:
09 December 2008
Available online:
03 March 2009
Reference number:
450
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (85kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (546kb PDF)

Abstract

A new insect-bearing horizon is placed on record. A beetle elytron, the pronotum of possibly the same species of beetle, and a cockroach forewing are described. The probable age of the sediments is discussed.