Uztarrotz (Eocene of Spain)

Where: Navarre, Spain (42.9° N, 0.9° W: paleocoordinates 41.0° N, 4.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Margas de Pamplona Formation, Bartonian (41.3 - 38.0 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: prodelta; marl

• prodelta marl

Primary reference: H. Astibia, A. Payros, X. P. Suberbiola, J. Elorza, A. Berreteaga, N. Etxebarria, A. Badiola and J. Tosquella. 2005. Sedimentology and taphonomy of sirenian remains from the Middle Eocene of the Pamplona Basin (Navarre, western Pyrenees. Facies 50:463-475 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 80238: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 09.04.2008, edited by Mihaela Krause

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Taxonomic list

 Sirenia -
Sirenia indet. Illiger 1811 sirenian
 Sirenia - Dugongidae
Dugongidae "indet. 1"2 Gray 1821 dugong
 Isocrinida - Isselicrinidae
? Isselicrinus sp. Roverto 1914 Sea lily
Isselicrinus sp.1 Roverto 1914 Sea lily
Ostracoda indet. Latreille 1802 ostracod
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1795 snail
 Foraminiferida -
"Foraminiferida indet." = Foraminifera
"Foraminiferida indet." = Foraminifera Eichwald 1830 foram
 Vaginulinida - Vaginulinidae
Lenticulina sp.1 Lamarck 1804
 Rotaliida - Discorbidae
 Rotaliida - Cibicididae
 Astrorhizacea - Bathysiphonidae
Bathysiphon sp.1 Sars 1872
 Lituolacea - Ataxophragmiidae
 Buliminoidea - Buliminidae
Globobulimina sp.1 Cushman 1927
 Buliminacea - Uvigerinidae
Uvigerina sp.1 d'Orbigny 1826
 Lituolida - Lituolidae
Ammobaculites sp.1 Cushman 1910
 Ichnofossils -
Chondrites sp.1 von Sternberg 1833
Ophiomorpha sp.1 Lundgren 1891