Maransart (Eocene of Belgium)

Where: Belgium (50.7° N, 4.5° E: paleocoordinates 47.5° N, 0.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

• "Middle Eocene (Lutetian)"

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: IRNSB collection described by Dollo 1907 and Swinton 1937

Primary reference: C. A. Brochu. 2007. Systematics and taxonomy of Eocene tomistomine crocodylians from Britain and northern Europe. Palaeontology 50(4):917-928 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 91575: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 02.10.2009

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Crocodylia -
Dollosuchoides densmorei n. gen. n. sp.
Dollosuchoides densmorei n. gen. n. sp. Brochu 2007 crocodilian
described as Gavialis/Dollosuchus dixoni by Swinton 1937