Also known as Combe a la Serpent, Bourgogne, Burgandy, Cote-d'Or
Where: Bourgogne, France (47.3° N, 5.0° E: paleocoordinates 37.8° N, 14.6° E)
• coordinate estimated from map
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Early/Lower Callovian (164.7 - 161.2 Ma)
• Macrocephalus zone.
•"The stratigraphic position of the sample is very exactly known since it comes from the top of the few meters of limestones superimposed on the marls with Brachiopodes."
• bed-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; calcareous carbonate and ooidal marl
Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils
Collection methods: salvage,
• Vertebrate specimens were in a block of "calcaire".
•Collection of the l'Institut des Sciences de la Terre de l'Université de Dijon.
Primary reference: E. Buffetaut and J. Thierry. 1977. Les Crocodiliens fossiles du Jurassique moyen et superieur de Bourgogne. [The fossil crocodilians from the Middle and Upper Jurassic layers of Burgundy]. Géobios 10(2):151-193 [J. Alroy/R. Whatley/J. Alroy]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 36451: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Robin Whatley on 30.01.2004
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