Normandy HVII12x (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: decipiens zone, Argile de Villerville Formation, Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; unlithified, argillaceous, calcareous siltstone

• marly silt

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original calcite, replaced with calcite

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

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 Unpublished data.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

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 4848: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Franz Fursich on 25.08.1999

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
Gryphaea dilatata oyster
"Nanogyra nana" = Nanogyra (Nanogyra) nana Sowerby 1822 oyster
 Ostreida - Palaeolophidae
"Actinostreon solitarium" = Actinostreon gregareum
"Actinostreon solitarium" = Actinostreon gregareum Sowerby 1816 oyster
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae