Clarendon (Eocene of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.1° N, 1.7° W: paleocoordinates 46.5° N, 4.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: London Clay Formation, Ypresian (56.0 - 47.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. Casier. 1966. Faune ichthyologique du London Clay 1-510 [L. van den Hoek Ostende/L. van den Hoek Ostende/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 185935: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 24.05.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae
"Aetobatus irregularis" = Aetobatis irregularis
"Aetobatus irregularis" = Aetobatis irregularis Agassiz 1843 eagle ray
 Lamniformes - Odontaspididae
Odontaspis hopei Agassiz 1843 sand tiger shark
Odontaspis winkleri Leriche 1905 sand tiger shark
Odontaspis macrota Agassiz 1843 sand tiger shark
"Lamna lerichei" = Brachycarcharias lerichei Casier 1946 sand tiger shark
  - Edaphodontidae
Elasmodus hunteri Egerton 1843 chimaera