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Houdan (Lamarck collection) (Eocene of France)

Where: France (48.8° N, 1.6° E: paleocoordinates 45.6° N, 1.9° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lutetian (48.6 - 40.4 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: carbonate

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the MNHN

• Repository: Lamarck collection (some Lamarck types are at MNHN Paris, but other parts of his collection are at the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle Genève)

Primary reference: J. B. Lamarck. 1804. Suite des mémoires sur les fossiles des environs de Paris. Annales du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 3:266-274 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184140: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 04.02.2017

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