Bonnert, Arlon region (Jurassic of Belgium)

Where: Belgium (49.7° N, 5.8° E: paleocoordinates 38.1° N, 10.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Marne de Strassen Formation, Semicostatum (196.5 - 189.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified marl

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by M. Dormal in 1898

• Repository: Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique

Primary reference: E. Casier. 1959. Contributions a l'étude des poissons fossiles de la Belgique XII. Sélaciens et Holocéphales sinémuriens de la province de Luxembourg. Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique Bulletin 35(8):1-27 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139851: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Hybodontiformes - Acrodontidae
Acrodus nobilis Agassiz 1838 elasmobranch
IRScNB P.907 (IG 6541)