Méounes-lès-Montrieux (Triassic of France)

Where: France (43.3° N, 6.0° E: paleocoordinates 9.9° N, 17.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Longobardian (242.0 - 235.0 Ma)

• Longobardian age based on late Ladinian spores/pollen and conodont Budurovignathus truempyi.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Lab. Geol. Univ. Marseille

Primary reference: M. Urlichs. 1997. Die Gattung Ceratites (Ammonoidea) aus dem Muschelkalk der Provence (Mitteltrias, Südost-Frankreich). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 252:1-12 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139763: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Ceratitida - Ceratitidae