Pech de l'Aze II, layers 6 to 7, excavations by F. Bordes (Pleistocene of France)

Also known as Carsac, Carsac Aillac

Where: Aquitaine Region, France (44.8° N, 1.3° E: paleocoordinates 44.8° N, 1.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Middle Pleistocene (0.8 - 0.1 Ma)

• Riss I and II, Middle Pleistocene. Layers "6 to 9" is mentionned once in the text but this is probably a typo.

Environment/lithology: cave

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: E. Donard. 1981. "Oryctolagus cuniculus" dans quelques gisements quaternaires francais. Quaternaria 23:145-157 [E. Fara/E. Fara/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36757: authorized by Emmanuel Fara, entered by Emmanuel Fara on 13.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
Oryctolagus cuniculus Linnaeus 1758 European rabbit
O. cuniculus grenalensis