Brockenhurst (Eocene of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.8° N, 1.6° W: paleocoordinates 49.3° N, 5.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: NP 20 nannofossil zone, Brockenhurst Beds Formation, Priabonian (38.0 - 33.9 Ma)

• late Eocene

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Preservation: original phosphate, replaced with calcite

Primary reference: C. W. Andrews. 1907. Note on the cervical vertebra of a Zeuglodon from the Barton Clay of Barton Cliff (Hampshire). Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 63(2):124-125 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 86616: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 09.02.2009

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
 Globigerinaceae - Globigerinidae
Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Leucosiidae
Typilobus obscurus n. sp.2 Quayle and Collins 1981 crab
Mammalia
 Archaeoceti -
Archaeoceti indet. mammal
listed as a "Zeuglodont"
Reticulofenestra
  -
Prymnesiophyceae
 Prymnesiophycidae - Prymnesiophycidae