The Paleontological Institute is pleased to announce the newest publication (number 10) in the Paleontological Contributions series, a thematic collection of papers on arthropod inclusions in Late Cretaceous amber from the Vendée, north-west France.
Paleontological Contributions is open access; the handle for the whole book is: http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15980; the handles for individual articles are given below with the title.
10A: Introduction to thematic volume “Fossil arthropods in Late Cretaceous Vendean amber (northwestern France)” by Vincent Perrichot and Didier Néraudeau (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15981)
10B: A fossil ray spider (Araneae: Theridiosomatidae) in Cretaceous amber from Vendée, France by David Penney (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15982)
10C: Diverse barklice (Psocodea) from Late Cretaceous Vendean amber by Dany Azar, André Nel, and Vincent Perrichot (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15983)
10D: An earwig in Late Cretaceous Vendean amber (Dermaptera) by Michael S. Engel and Vincent Perrichot (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15984)
10E: A termite (Isoptera) in Late Cretaceous amber from Vendée, northwestern France by Michael S. Engel (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15985)
10F: A new genus of dustywings (Neuroptera: Coniopterygidae) in Late Cretaceous Vendean amber by Vincent Perrichot, Romain Garrouste, Dany Azar, Didier Néraudeau, and André Nel (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15986)
10G: Youngest occurrence of the genus Microphorites (Diptera: Dolichopodidae): A new species in Late Cretaceous Vendean amber by Vincent Perrichot and Michael S. Engel (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15987)
10H: New biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in Late Cretaceous Vendean amber by Joanna Choufani, Vincent Perrichot, Dany Azar, and André Nel (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15988)
10I: A new genus and species of pemphredonine wasp in Late Cretaceous Vendean amber (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) by Daniel J. Bennett, Vincent Perrichot, and Michael S. Engel (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15989)
10J: The extinct wasp family Serphitidae in Late Cretaceous Vendean amber (Hymenoptera) by Michael S. Engel and Vincent Perrichot (http://hdl.handle.net/1808/15990)