Deurne, near Antwerp (Miocene of Belgium)

Where: Belgium (51.2° N, 4.5° E: paleocoordinates 51.4° N, 3.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Deurne Sand Member (Diest Formation), Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

• Diestien-Assize bryozoaires

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; poorly lithified, glauconitic sandstone

• Poorly lithified based on specimen preservation and on outcrop description/illustrations in Bosselaers et al. (2004).

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: G. A. Cooper. 1983. The Terebratulacea (Brachiopoda) Triassic to Recent: a study of the brachidia (loops). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 50:1-290 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187638: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 06.08.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae