Normandy HVI15 (Jurassic of France)

Where: France (49.4° N, 0.1° E: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 9.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: cautisnigrae zone, Calcaire de Hennequeville Formation, Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore ramp; lithified, bioturbated, silty, cherty/siliceous packstone

• silty limestone

Size class: macrofossils

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 Unpublished data.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 4782: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Franz Fursich on 24.08.1999

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Heterostropha - Nerinellidae
Nerinella sp. Sharpe 1849 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Procerithiidae
Procerithium sp. Cossmann 1902 snail
 Caenogastropoda - Coelostylinidae
Coelostylina sp. Kittl 1894 snail
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
"Nanogyra nana" = Nanogyra (Nanogyra) nana
"Nanogyra nana" = Nanogyra (Nanogyra) nana Sowerby 1822 oyster
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Radulopecten sp. Rollier 1911 scallop
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
Isocyprina sp. Röder 1882 clam
 Trigoniida - Myophorelloidae
Myophorella clavellata Parkinson 1811 clam