Normandy VIII3 (Jurassic of France)

Where: Normandy, France (49.3° N, 0.1° W: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 9.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: transversarium zone, Coral Rag de Trouville Formation, Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified wackestone

Preservation: original calcite, replaced with calcite

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: F. T. Fürsich. 1999. Unpublished data. [F. Fursich/F. Fursich/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 4081: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Franz Fursich on 14.08.1999

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cidaroida - Cidaridae
Cidaris sp. Leske 1778 pencil urchin
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1795 snail
 Caenogastropoda - Coelostylinidae
Coelostylina sp. Kittl 1894 snail
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
 Pectinida - Limidae
Limatula elliptica Whiteaves 1861 file clam
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
Isocyprina sp. Röder 1882 clam
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
Lucina rotundata Roemer 1835 clam