Frotey-lès-Vesoul (Jurassic to of France)

Where: Haute-Saône, France (47.6° N, 6.2° E: paleocoordinates 37.1° N, 16.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Aalenian to Late/Upper Aalenian (175.6 - 168.4 Ma)

• Condensed level including zones from concavum to sowerbyi

Environment/lithology: lithified, nodular, argillaceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Caillet, B. Walter in 1964

• Repository: Departement des Sciences de la Terre, Universite Claude Bernard

Primary reference: Y. Alméras. 1979. Etude morphologique et anatomique de Rhynchonelloidea subangulata (Davidson, 1877) (Brachiopoda, Rhynchonellidae). Documents des Laboratoires de Géologie de la Faculté des Sciences de Lyon 76:3-21 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136795: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 04.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae