Villers-sur-Mer, Calvados (Jurassic to of France)

Also known as Vaches Noires

Where: Basse-Normandie, France (49.3° N, 0.0° W: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 9.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Marnes de Villers Formation, Early/Lower Oxfordian to Early/Lower Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• Marnes de Villers (lower Oxfordian) or Couches à Myophorella hudlestoni and Lopha gragarea (middle Oxfordian)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: in the Musée de Villers-sur-Mer

Primary reference: M. Rioult. 1978. Inventaire des dinosauriens Mesozoïques de Normandie [Inventory of Mesozoic dinosaurs from Normandy]. In M. Rioult (ed.), Ecosystèmes Continentaux Mesozoïques de Normandie 26-29 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 141178: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Theropoda indet. theropod