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Wommelgem (Pliocene of Belgium)

Also known as Fort 2

Where: Antwerpen, Belgium (51.2° N, 4.5° E: paleocoordinates 51.3° N, 4.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Primary reference: P. J. Van Beneden. 1872. Les Baleines fossiles d'Anvers. Bulletins de L'Academie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-arts 34:6-23 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 67029: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 03.11.2006