Montagne d'Alaric (Cretaceous of France)

Also known as Corbières

Where: Languedoc-Roussillon, France (43.1° N, 2.6° E: paleocoordinates 35.6° N, 1.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Marnes rouges de Roquelongue Formation, Maastrichtian (72.1 - 66.0 Ma)

• "Rognacian"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: red marl

• "red marls"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by A. F. de Lapparent

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: A. F. d. Lapparent. 1947. Les dinosauriens du Crétacé Supérieur du Midi de la France [The dinosaurs of the Upper Cretaceous of the south of France]. Mémoires de la Société Géologique de France, Nouvelle Série 56:1-54 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 141619: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 30.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines -
Testudines indet. Batsch 1788 turtle
 Dinosauria -
 Loricata -
Crocodylia indet. crocodilian