Teleosaurus locality, Allemagne (Jurassic of France)

Also known as Fuller's Earth

Where: Normandy, France (49.1° N, 0.4° W: paleocoordinates 38.7° N, 10.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Bathonian (168.3 - 166.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. Jouve. 2009. The skull of Teleosaurus cadomensis (Crocodylomorpha; Thalattosuchia), and phylogenetic analysis of Thalattosuchia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 29(1):88-102 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138308: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 11.01.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Loricata - Teleosauridae
Teleosaurus cadomensis n. sp. Lamouroux 1820 marine crocodile
MNHN AC 8746, a quarter of a skull
Teleosaurus geoffroyi n. sp. Deslongchamps 1868 marine crocodile