Saïx (Eocene of France)

Also known as Saix

Where: Occitanie, France (43.6° N, 2.2° E: paleocoordinates 41.5° N, 1.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Castrais Formation, Bartonian (41.3 - 38.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: J. A. Remy. 2015. Les Périssodactyles (Mammalia) du gisement Bartonien supérieur de Robiac (Éocène moyen du Gard, Sud de la France). Palaeovertebrata 39(1):e1:1-98 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184184: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 07.02.2017

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Perissodactyla - Lophiodontidae
Lophiodon lautricense Noulet 1851 odd-toed ungulate
 Perissodactyla - Palaeotheriidae
Palaeotherium pomeli Franzen 1968 odd-toed ungulate