Hettange (Jurassic of France)

Also known as Hétange

Where: Lorraine, France (49.4° N, 6.2° E: paleocoordinates 37.8° N, 8.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Angulata (201.3 - 196.5 Ma)

• Angulatus beds - "grès infra-liasiques"

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; sandstone

Size class: mesofossils

Collected by O. Terquem in the 1850s

• collected by Terquem, from Metz before 1855

Primary reference: P. Gervais. 1852. Zoologie et Paléontologie Françaises (Animaux Vertébrés) ou Nouvelles Recherches sur les Animaux Vivants et Fossiles de la France [French Zoology and Paleontology (Vertebrate Animals) or New Research on the Living and Fossil Animals of France] 1–3:1-274+ [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 53947: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 18.09.2005, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida -
Terebratulida indet.2 Waagen 1883
 Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae
"Rhynchonella variabilis" = Cirpa variabilis3
"Rhynchonella variabilis" = Cirpa variabilis3 Schlotheim 1813
Polychaeta
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Bivalvia
  -
 Arcida - Arcidae
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
"Cucullaea hettangiensis" = Parallelodon hettangiensis3
"Cucullaea hettangiensis" = Parallelodon hettangiensis3 Terquem 1855 clam
 Arcida - Cucullaeidae
 Pectinida - Dimyidae
"Spondylus liasinus" = Atreta intusstriata3
"Spondylus liasinus" = Atreta intusstriata3 Emmrich 1853 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Pecten dispar3 scallop
Pecten calvus3 Goldfuss 1836 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
"Lima hettangiensis" = Pseudolimea hettangiensis3 Terquem 1855 file clam
"Lima punctata" = Plagiostoma punctata3 Sowerby 1818 file clam
"Lima gigantea" = Plagiostoma gigantea3 Boehm 1911 file clam
Lima tuberculata3 file clam
Lima nodulosa3 file clam
Lima compressa3 file clam
Lima amoena3 file clam
Lima dentata3 file clam
Lima hermanni3 file clam
Lima exaltata3 file clam
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae
Plicatula hettangiensis3 Terquem 1857 scallop
Plicatula spinosa3 Sowerby 1819 scallop
 Pectinida - Anomiidae
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
"Ostrea ? multicostata" = Cubitostrea multicostata3 Deshayes 1832 oyster
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Avicula buvignieri3 pearl oyster
Avicula alfredi3 pearl oyster
Avicula dunkeri3 Terquem 1855 pearl oyster
Avicula deshayesi3 Terquem 1855 pearl oyster
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Gervillia sp.3 Defrance 1820 oyster
large
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Mytilus dichotomus3 Cooper 1894 mussel
Mytilus glabratus3 Dunker 1846 mussel
Mytilus productus3 Terquem 1855 mussel
Mytilus lamellosus3 Terquem 1855 mussel
 Carditida - Astartidae
 Carditida - Carditidae
"? Cardita heberti" = Tutcheria heberti3, Cardita tetragona3
"? Cardita heberti" = Tutcheria heberti3 Terquem 1855 clam
 Carditida - Cardiniidae
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
 Pholadida - Pleuromyidae
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
"Cypricardia triangularis" = Pseudotrapezium triangularis3
"Cypricardia triangularis" = Pseudotrapezium triangularis3 Terquem 1855 clam
 Cardiida - Trapezidae
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
"Cardium philippianum" = Protocardia philippiana3
"Cardium philippianum" = Protocardia philippiana3 Dunker 1847 cockle
 Hiatellida - Hiatellidae
"Saxicava arenicola" = Hiatella arenicola3, "Saxicava nitida" = Hiatella3
"Saxicava arenicola" = Hiatella arenicola3 Terquem 1855 clam
"Saxicava nitida" = Hiatella3 clam
 Solenida - Solenidae
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
Lucina arenacea3, "Astarte cingulata" = Luciniola cingulata3, "Lucina problematica" = Luciniola problematica3
"Astarte cingulata" = Luciniola cingulata3 Terquem 1855 clam
"Lucina problematica" = Luciniola problematica3 Terquem 1855 clam
Gastropoda
 Neritoina -
"Neritopsis exigua" = Bandelopsis exigua3
"Neritopsis exigua" = Bandelopsis exigua3 Terquem 1855 snail
  -
 Patellogastropoda - Acmaeidae
"Patella hennocquii" = Scurriopsis (Hennocquia) hennocquii3, "Patella hettangiensis" = Scurriopsis (Hennocquia) hettangiensis3, "Patella schmidtii" = Scurriopsis (Scurriopsis) schmidti3
"Patella hennocquii" = Scurriopsis (Hennocquia) hennocquii3 Terquem 1855 limpet
"Patella hettangiensis" = Scurriopsis (Hennocquia) hettangiensis3 Terquem 1855 limpet
"Patella schmidtii" = Scurriopsis (Scurriopsis) schmidti3 Dunker 1847 limpet
 Patellogastropoda - Patellidae
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
"Turritella deshayesea" = Bourguetia deshayesea3
"Turritella deshayesea" = Bourguetia deshayesea3 Terquem 1855 turrid
 Capuloidea - Capulidae
 Stromboidea - Strombidae
"? Pterocera sp." = Lambis3, Pterocera dubia3
"? Pterocera sp." = Lambis3 Röding 1798 conch
Pterocera dubia3 Terquem 1855 conch
 Littorinoidea - Purpurinidae
"Littorina clathrata" = Microschiza clathrata3, "Ampullaria carinata" = Tretospira carinata3, "Ampullaria angulata" = Tretospira angulata3, "Ampullaria obtusa" = Tretospira obtusa3
"Littorina clathrata" = Microschiza clathrata3 Deshayes 1855 periwinkle
"Ampullaria carinata" = Tretospira carinata3 Deshayes 1855 periwinkle
"Ampullaria angulata" = Tretospira angulata3 Deshayes 1855 periwinkle
"Ampullaria obtusa" = Tretospira obtusa3 Deshayes 1855 periwinkle
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
"Ampullaria gracilis" = Natica (Ampullaria)3, "Ampullaria obliqua" = Natica (Ampullaria)3, "Ampullaria planulata" = Natica (Ampullaria)3
"Ampullaria gracilis" = Natica (Ampullaria)3 moon snail
"Ampullaria obliqua" = Natica (Ampullaria)3 moon snail
"Ampullaria planulata" = Natica (Ampullaria)3 moon snail
 Hypsogastropoda - Coelostylinidae
"Cerithium paludinare" = Coelostylina paludinare3
"Cerithium paludinare" = Coelostylina paludinare3 Terquem 1855 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Prostyliferidae
"Melania abbreviata" = Prostylifer paludinaris3
"Melania abbreviata" = Prostylifer paludinaris3 Münster 1841 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Thiaridae
"Melania turbinata" = Thiara3, "Melania cyclostoma" = Thiara3, "Melania theodori" = Thiara3, "Melania unicingulata" = Thiara3, "Melania usta" = Thiara3, "Melania crassilabrata" = Thiara3
"Melania turbinata" = Thiara3 snail
"Melania cyclostoma" = Thiara3 snail
"Melania theodori" = Thiara3 snail
"Melania unicingulata" = Thiara3 snail
"Melania usta" = Thiara3 snail
"Melania crassilabrata" = Thiara3 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Cryptaulacidae
"Cerithium gratum" = Cryptaulax gratum3
"Cerithium gratum" = Cryptaulax gratum3 Terquem 1855 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae
Cerithium rotundatum3 cerith snail
Cerithium jobae3 cerith snail
Cerithium verrucosum3 cerith snail
Cerithium pobulosum3 cerith snail
 Heterostropha - Cylindrobullinidae
"Tornatella secale" = Cylindrobullina secale3
"Tornatella secale" = Cylindrobullina secale3 Terquem 1855 snail
 Heterostropha - Gordenellidae
"Turritella dunkeri" = Promathildia dunkeri3, "Turritella zenkeni" = Turritelloidea zenkeni3
"Turritella dunkeri" = Promathildia dunkeri3 Terquem 1855 snail
"Turritella zenkeni" = Turritelloidea zenkeni3 Dunker 1846 snail
 Neritoidea - Neridomidae
"Neritina cannabis" = Neridomus cannabis3, "Neritina arenacea" = Neritoma (Neridomus) arenacea3, "Neritina hettangiensis" = Neridomus liasina3
"Neritina cannabis" = Neridomus cannabis3 Terquem 1855 snail
"Neritina arenacea" = Neritoma (Neridomus) arenacea3 Terquem 1855 snail
"Neritina hettangiensis" = Neridomus liasina3 Dunker 1844 snail
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Pleurotomaria lens" = Angyomphalus lens3
"Pleurotomaria lens" = Angyomphalus lens3 Hall 1860 snail
 Architectonicoidea - Architectonicidae
 Ptychomphaloidea - Ptychomphalidae
"Pleurotomaria caepa" = Ptychomphalus caepa3, "Pleurotomaria rotellaeformis" = Ptychomphalus rotellaeformis3
"Pleurotomaria caepa" = Ptychomphalus caepa3 Deslongchamps 1848 snail
"Pleurotomaria rotellaeformis" = Ptychomphalus rotellaeformis3 Dunker 1847 snail
 Turbinoidea - Turbinidae
 Turbinoidea - Phasianellidae
 Pleurotomariida - Trochotomidae
Trochotoma clypeus3 Terquem 1855 snail
Trochotoma vetusta3 Terquem 1855 snail
 Pleurotomariida - Pleurotomariidae
Pleurotomaria hennocquii3 Terquem 1855 snail
Pleurotomaria obliqua3 Fliegel 1901 snail
Pleurotomaria hettangiensis3 Terquem 1855 snail
"Pleurotomaria wanderbachi" = Pleurotomaria wanderbachi3 Terquem 1855 snail
"Pleurotomaria densa" = Pleurotomaria wanderbachi3 Terquem 1855 snail
"Pleurotomaria mosellana" = Pleurotomaria wanderbachi3 Terquem 1855 snail
 Vetigastropoda - Cirridae
"Trochus sinistrorsus" = Platyacra sinistrorsa3
"Trochus sinistrorsus" = Platyacra sinistrorsa3 Deshayes 1855 snail
 Fissurelloidea - Fissurellidae
 Trochoidea - Trochidae
Trochus tubicola3 top snail
Trochus deshayesi3 top snail
Trochus nitidus3 top snail
Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Schlotheimiidae
"Ammonites angulatus" = Schlotheimia angulata3
"Ammonites angulatus" = Schlotheimia angulata3 Schlotheim 1820 ammonite
 Nautilida - Cenoceratidae
"Nautilus schlumbergeri" = Cenoceras (Cenoceras) schlumbergeri3, "Nautilus striatus" = Cenoceras striatum3, "Nautilus malherbii" = Cenoceras malherbii3
"Nautilus schlumbergeri" = Cenoceras (Cenoceras) schlumbergeri3 Terquem 1855 nautiloid
"Nautilus striatus" = Cenoceras striatum3 Sowerby 1817 nautiloid
"Nautilus malherbii" = Cenoceras malherbii3 Terquem 1855 nautiloid
Stenolaemata
 Cyclostomata - Diastoporidae
Diastopora sp.3 Lamouroux 1821
 Cyclostomata -
Chondrichthyes
 Chimaeriformes - Chimaeridae
Chimaera johnsonii3 Agassiz 1843 chimaera
Reptilia
 Pterosauria -
Pterodactylus sp. Cuvier 1809 pterosaur
"several fragments"
  -
Megalosaurus terquemi n. sp.1 Huene 1926 archosaur
teeth; "smaller than those of Megalosaurus bucklandii"
 Sauropterygia -
Plesiosaurus sp.3 de la Beche and Conybeare 1821 plesiosaur
Echinoidea
 Diadematoida - Diadematidae
Diadema seriale3 sea urchin
Crinoidea
  -
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Isastrea orbignyi3 stony coral
Isastrea sp.3 Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral