Hauteville, near Valogne (Deshayes collection) (Eocene of France)

Where: Cotentin, France (49.4° N, 1.5° W: paleocoordinates 46.2° N, 4.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: carbonate

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: personal collection of Deshayes (material apparently lost)

Primary reference: G. P. Deshayes. 1824. Description des Coquilles Fossiles des Environs de Paris, Tome Second: Mollusques 1-80 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184824: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 25.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Opisthobranchia - Bullidae
Bulla cylindroides Deshayes 1824 snail
Bulla cylindrica Bruguière 1792 snail
Bulla coronata Lamarck 1804 snail
Bulla lignaria Linnaeus 1758 snail
 Capuloidea - Capulidae
Pileopsis cornucopiae Lamarck 1802 snail
 Heterostropha - Ringiculidae
Auricula cytharella Lamarck 1804 snail
Auricula ringens Lamarck 1804 snail