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Tancre-Olne (Devonian of Belgium)

Where: Namur, Belgium (50.6° N, 5.8° E: paleocoordinates 17.0° S, 4.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Evieux Formation, Late/Upper Famennian (364.7 - 360.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, sandy shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, adpression, original carbon

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

• Ostracods and shells occur with the plants.

Primary reference: F. Stockmans. 1948. Vegetaux du Devonien Superieur de la Belgique. Memoires du Musee Royal D'Histoire Naturelle de Belgique 110:3-85 [P. Gensel/P. Gensel/P. Gensel] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 32275: authorized by Pat Gensel, entered by Pat Gensel on 17.06.2003

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