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Bogaris, trouve au fond du ravine des Faures (Cretaceous of France)

Where: Barcelonne, France (45.9° N, 5.1° E: paleocoordinates 36.2° N, 14.9° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Barremian (130.0 - 125.5 Ma)

• Probably Early Barremian: the late Barremian seems to be absent in this area.

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; sandy limestone

• Les sables calcaires précités reposent sur une brèche à gros elements formée de calcaires urgoniens compacts, riches en coupes de Caprinides et en Zonatella argonensis, qui a toute l'apparence d'une brèche de récif.

•Sands above mentioned limestones rest on a breach with large elements made of compact limestones urgoniens, rich in cuts of Caprinides and Zonatella argonensis, which has all the appearance of a breach of reef.

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Sayn. 1932. Description de la faune de l’Urgonien de Barcelone (Drôme). Travaux du Laboratoire de Géologie de la Faculté des Sciences de Lyon 18(15):1-67 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 179817: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 01.07.2016

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