Villiers (Defrance collection) (Eocene of France)

Where: France (48.8° N, 1.9° E: paleocoordinates 45.7° N, 1.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: carbonate

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the MNHN

• Repository: Defrance collection (some of which is now at Musée de Normandie, Caen, or at MNHN Paris)

Primary reference: J. B. Lamarck. 1804. Suite des mémoires sur les fossiles des environs de Paris. Annales du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 4:289-298 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184160: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 04.02.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Rissooidea - Rissoidae
"Bulimus sextonus n. sp." = Hydrobia (Tournoueria) sexiona
"Bulimus sextonus n. sp." = Hydrobia (Tournoueria) sexiona Lamarck 1804 snail