Tancrou (Deshayes collection) (Eocene of France)

Where: France (49.0° N, 3.0° E: paleocoordinates 46.9° N, 1.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Bartonian (41.3 - 38.0 Ma)

• group of beds-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 184826: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 25.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae
Calyptraea laevigata Deshayes 1824 slipper shell
 Heterostropha - Ringiculidae
Auricula ovata Lamarck 1804 snail