Montalet, Saint-Ambroix (Jurassic of France)

Where: France (44.3° N, 4.2° E: paleocoordinates 32.5° N, 9.4° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Planorbis (201.3 - 196.5 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone and marl

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression, original aragonite, original calcite

Primary reference: P. de Brun and L. Vedel. 1919. Etude géologique et paléontologique des environs de St-Ambroix (Gard). Première partie (Houiller, Trias, Infralias). Imprimerie Générale, Nimes 1-220 [L. Villier/L. Villier/L. Villier]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 39385: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Sabine Nürnberg on 27.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
 Pectinida - Limidae