Montgomery, Louisiana (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Louisiana (31.7° N, 92.9° W: paleocoordinates 33.4° N, 81.7° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Jackson Group, Eocene (56.0 - 33.9 Ma)

• group-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; lithology not reported

Size class: microfossils

Collection methods: bulk, sieve

Primary reference: H. V. Howe. 1934. The Ostracode Genus Cytherelloidea in the Gulf Coast Tertiary. Journal of Paleontology 8(1):29-34 [M. Fernandes Martins/M. Fernandes Martins]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191615: authorized by Maria Joao Fernandes Martins, entered by Maria Joao Fernandes Martins on 02.02.2018

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Taxonomic list

• Louisiana State Univ collection
Ostracoda
 Platycopida -
Cytherelloidea danvillensis Howe 1934 ostracod
Cytherelloidea montgomeryensis n. sp. Howe 1934 ostracod