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Ravet (Oligocene of France)

Also known as Ravel; Ravet-Lupo; Ravet-Lupovici; Ravet Lupovici; Quercy Phosporites

Where: Quercy, France (44.0° N, 1.2° E: paleocoordinates 43.3° N, 2.1° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: MP 21 (33.9 - 28.4 Ma)

• Oligocene "moyen", Hoogbutsel Zone.

•JA: Hoogbutsel level is MP 21

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: karst; phosphorite

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the MNHN

Primary reference: J.-Y. Crochet. 1974. Les Insectivores des Phosphorites du Quercy. [Insectivores of the Quercy Phosphorites]. Palaeovertebrata, Montpellier 6(1-2):109-159 [J. Alroy/R. Whatley/L. van den Hoek Ostende] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36708: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Robin Whatley on 10.02.2004, edited by Mark Uhen, Lars van den Hoek Ostende, Terri Cleary and Philip Mannion

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