Ventabren (Cretaceous of France)

Also known as Ventrabren, Ventebren

Where: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France (43.5° N, 5.3° E: paleocoordinates 35.9° N, 4.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Maastrichtian (72.1 - 66.0 Ma)

• Rognacian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. Schwarz, F. Fehse, G. Müller, F. Andersson, and F. Sieck. 1961. Untersuchungen an Dinosaurier-Eischalen von Aix en Provence und der Mongolei (Shabarakh Usu) [Studies on dinosaur eggshells from Aix en Provence and Mongolia (Shabarakh Usu)]. Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie Abteilung A 165(3-4):344-379 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 61620: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.06.2006

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Taxonomic list

Actinopteri
 Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae
Reptilia
 Saurischia - Titanosauridae
Megaloolithus siruguei2 Vianey-Liaud et al. 1994 titanosaurid