Ile Crémieu, Spicule facies, France (Jurassic of France)

Also known as Reef 2426

Where: France (45.7° N, 5.3° E: paleocoordinates 35.4° N, 15.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Bajocian (170.3 - 168.3 Ma)

• Laterally equivalent to upper reef level

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, peloidal, cherty/siliceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. Lathuilière. 1982. Bioconstructions bajociennes à madréporaires et faciès associés dans l'Ile Crémieu (Jura du Sud; France). Géobios 15:491-504 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34717: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 17.09.2003

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Polychaeta
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Serpula sp. Linnaeus 1758
Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
Trichites sp. Lhuyd 1760 oyster
unclassified
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Porifera indet. Grant 1836
Foraminferea
 Miliolida - Nubeculariidae