Lindars conglomerate, Sautet, massif de Platé, Haute-Savoie (Cretaceous of France)

Where: France (46.0° N, 6.7° E: paleocoordinates 34.6° N, 8.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Mortoniceras inflatum ammonoid zone, couches de Balme Member (Grès verts helvétiques Formation), Late/Upper Albian (105.3 - 99.6 Ma)

• 25 cm

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; poorly lithified, glauconitic, phosphatic, intraclastic conglomerate and poorly lithified, bioturbated, glauconitic sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, replaced with phosphate

Primary reference: M. Delamette, J. Charollais, D. Decrouez and M. Caron. 1997. Les grès verts helvétiques (Aptien moyen-Albien supérieur) de Haute-Savoie, Valais et Vaud (Alpes occidentales franco-suisses). Publications du Département de Géologie et Paléontologie. Section des Sciences de la Terre 23:1-400 [L. Villier/L. Villier/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 58527: authorized by Loic Villier, entered by Loic Villier on 12.02.2006

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Scaphitidae
"Scaphites hugardianus" = Scaphites (Scaphites) hugardianus
"Scaphites hugardianus" = Scaphites (Scaphites) hugardianus d'Orbigny 1842 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Hamitidae
Hemiptychoceras gaultinum Pictet 1847 ammonite
Hamites sp. Parkinson 1811 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Baculitidae
"Lechites gaudini" = Lechites (Lechites) gaudini
"Lechites gaudini" = Lechites (Lechites) gaudini Pictet and Campiche 1861 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Nostoceratidae
Turrilitoides hugardianus d'Orbigny 1842 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Turrilitidae
Mariella sp. Nowak 1916 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Anisoceratidae
Anisoceras sp. Pictet 1854 ammonite
Anisoceras armatum Sowerby 1817 ammonite
Anisoceras perarmatum Pictet and Campiche 1861 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Tetragonitidae
 Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae
"Desmoceras latidorsatum" = Desmoceras (Desmoceras) latidorsatum, "Puzosia mayoriana" = Puzosia (Puzosia) mayoriana
"Desmoceras latidorsatum" = Desmoceras (Desmoceras) latidorsatum Michelin 1838 ammonite
"Puzosia mayoriana" = Puzosia (Puzosia) mayoriana d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Beudanticeratidae
Beudanticeras beudanti Brongniart 1822 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Brancoceratidae
Cantabrigites sp. Spath 1933 ammonite
Cantabrigites cantabrigense Spath 1933 ammonite
Hysteroceras cf. binum Sowerby 1815 ammonite
Mortoniceras sp. Meek 1876 ammonite
Mortoniceras subquadratum Spath 1933 ammonite
"Mortoniceras ex gr. perinflatum" = Mortoniceras (Subschloenbachia) perinflatum Spath 1922 ammonite
"Mortoniceras inflatum" = Mortoniceras (Mortoniceras) inflatum Sowerby 1818 ammonite
? Prohysteroceras sp. Spath 1921 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Lyelliceratidae
Neophlycticeras blancheti Pictet and Campiche 1859 ammonite
"Stoliczkaia notha" = Stoliczkaia (Stoliczkaia) notha Seeley 1865 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Hoplitidae
Pleurohoplites renauxianus d'Orbigny 1840 ammonite
Pleurohoplites ex gr. renauxianus d'Orbigny 1840 ammonite
Bivalvia
  -
Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
 Carditida - Astartidae
? Opis sp. Defrance 1824 clam
 Myalinida - Inoceramidae
"Birostrina concentrica" = Actinoceramus, "Birostrina sulcata" = Actinoceramus
"Birostrina concentrica" = Actinoceramus clam
"Birostrina sulcata" = Actinoceramus clam
 Pectinida - Buchiidae
? Aucellina sp. Pompeckj 1901 scallop
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae
Plicatula sp. Lamarck 1801 scallop
Gastropoda
  -
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1795 snail
Echinoidea
 Spatangoida - Hemiasteridae
Hemiaster minimus heart urchin
 Spatangoida - Toxasteridae
Macraster polygonus heart urchin
 Holasteroida - Holasteridae
 Holectypoida - Discoididae
Discoides sp. Parkinson 1811 sea urchin
 Salenioida - Hyposaleniidae
 Euechinoidea - Pseudodiadematidae
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae
Trochocyathus sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Ichnofossils -
Rogerella sp. Saint-Seine 1951