Parnes, Oise (de Jussieu collection) (Eocene of France)

Where: France (49.2° N, 1.7° E: paleocoordinates 46.0° N, 1.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: calcareous sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by A.L. de Jussieu

• Repository: sent to Lamarck (possibly now in MNHN)

Primary reference: J. B. Lamarck. 1803. Suite des mémoires sur les fossiles des environs de Paris. Annales du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 2:57-64 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184132: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 03.02.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Neogastropoda - Mitridae
Mitra graniformis n. sp. Lamarck 1803 mitre shell
 Ficoidea - Ficidae
"Pyrula tricarinata n. sp." = Ficus (Ficopsis) tricarinatus
"Pyrula tricarinata n. sp." = Ficus (Ficopsis) tricarinatus Lamarck 1803 fig shell