St. Eugène, Oran (Miocene of Algeria)

Where: Algeria (35.7° N, 0.6° W: paleocoordinates 35.6° N, 0.8° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Messinian (7.2 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Carnevale. 2006. Morphology and biology of the Miocene butterflyfish Chaetodon ficheuri (Teleostei: Chaetodontidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 146:251-267 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186632: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 28.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Acanthomorphata - Chaetodontidae