Michery (vertebrate locality) (Cretaceous of France)

Where: France (48.3° N, 3.2° E: paleocoordinates 39.0° N, 4.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Belemnitella quadrata other zone, Early/Lower Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: chalk

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: N. Bardet. 2012. The mosasaur collections of the Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle of Paris. Bulletin de la Societe Geologique de France 183(1):35-53 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141937: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 03.04.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Squamata - Mosasauridae
"Liodon compressidens n. sp." = Prognathodon compressidens, "Hainosaurus sp." = Tylosaurus
"Liodon compressidens n. sp." = Prognathodon compressidens Gaudry 1892 mosasaur
MNHN AC 1878-575, partial skull
"Hainosaurus sp." = Tylosaurus Marsh 1872 mosasaur
MNHN 1874-2, a large tooth