Montlaux section, bed 96, les Gipieres-Champfleury (Cretaceous of France)

Where: France (44.1° N, 5.9° E: paleocoordinates 32.6° N, 8.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Mortoniceras (Subschloenbachia) perinflatum ammonoid zone, Late/Upper Albian (105.3 - 99.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified marl

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by J.L. Latil

• Repository: Universit√© Joseph Fourier, Institut Dolomieu, Grenoble; University of Dijon; J.L. Latil collection, Lazer.

Primary reference: W. J. Kennedy and J. L. Latil. 2007. The Upper Albian ammonite succession in the Montlaux section, Hautes-Alpes, France. Acta Geologica Polonica 57(4):453-478 [L. Bulot/L. Bulot/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 174485: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 13.11.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Brancoceratidae
 Ammonitida - Lyelliceratidae
 Ammonitida - Hoplitidae
Pleurohoplites renauxianus d'Orbigny 1840 ammonite
Discohoplites simplex Wright and Wright 1949 ammonite
Discohoplites subfalcatus Semenov 1899 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae
Puzosia (Puzosia) mayoriana d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
Desmoceras (Desmoceras) latidorsatum Michelin 1838 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Baculitidae
Lechites (Lechites) moreti Breistroffer 1936 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Anisoceratidae
Idiohamites elegantulus Spath 1939 ammonite
Anisoceras perarmatum Pictet and Campiche 1861 ammonite
Anisoceras pseudoelegans Pictet and Campiche 1861 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Hamitidae
Hamites venetzianus Pictet 1847 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Turrilitidae
"Ostlingoceras (Ostlingoceras) puzosianum" = Ostlingoceras puzosianum
"Ostlingoceras (Ostlingoceras) puzosianum" = Ostlingoceras puzosianum d'Orbigny 1842 ammonite