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Roqueprune 2 (Oligocene of France)

Also known as Quercy Phosporites

Where: Quercy, France (44.3° N, 1.7° E: paleocoordinates 43.6° N, 1.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: MP 23 mammal zone, MP 23 (33.9 - 28.4 Ma)

• Oligocene, MP 23, Itardies level

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; phosphorite

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the MNHN

Primary reference: M. L. Augé. 2005. Evolution des lézards du Paléogène en Europe. Mémoires du Muséum national d'histoire naturelle 192:1-369 [P. Barrett/T. Cleary/T. Cleary] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 179147: authorized by Paul Barrett, entered by Terri Cleary on 02.06.2016, edited by Philip Mannion

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