Echinodermata, Campanien 1-2, Préguillac, Charente-Maritime (Cretaceous of France)

Where: France (45.8° N, 0.5° W: paleocoordinates 36.7° N, 1.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Campanien 1-2 Formation, Early/Lower Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; poorly lithified, argillaceous wackestone

Collection methods: bulk, sieve,

Primary reference: P. Destombes and G. Breton. 2001. Platelicrinus campaniensis nov. gen. nov. sp. Roveacrinidae (Echinodermata, Crinoidea) du Campanien des Charentes (France). Bulletin trimestriel de la Société géologique de Normandie et des Amis du Muséum du havre 87(1):37-40 [L. Villier/L. Villier]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 59776: authorized by Loic Villier, entered by Loic Villier on 11.04.2006

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Rotaliina
 Chilostomellacea - Gavelinellidae
Goupillaudina
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 Globigerinina - Globotruncanidae
Maxillopoda
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 Scalpelliformes - Scalpellidae
 Scalpelliformes - Calanticidae
Cretiscalpellum striatum Darwin 1851 barnacle
Cretiscalpellum glabrum Roemer 1841 barnacle
Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae
Cyclothyris globata Arnaud 1877
Polychaeta
 Sabellida - Sabellidae
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Neithea sp. Drouet 1825 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
"Ceratostreon sp." = Amphidonte (Ceratostreon)
"Ceratostreon sp." = Amphidonte (Ceratostreon) Bayle 1878 oyster
Gymnolaemata
 Cheilostomata - Vinculariidae
 Cheilostomata - Calloporidae
Lunulites sp. Lamarck 1816
Stenolaemata
 Cyclostomata - Plagioeciidae
Plagioecia sp. Canu 1918
 Cyclostomata -
Chondrichthyes
 Lamniformes - Cretoxyrhinidae
Cretolamna sp. Glikman 1958 mackerel shark
Actinopteri
 Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae
Anomoeodus sp. Forir 1887
Ophiuroidea
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Ophiuroidea indet. Gray 1840 brittle star
Asteroidea
 Valvatida - Stauranderasteridae
Hadranderaster sp. Spencer 1907 sea star
Stauranderaster sp. Spencer 1907 sea star
 Valvatida - Goniasteridae
Metopaster sp. Sladen 1893 sea star
Echinoidea
 Cidaroida - Cidaridae
Prionocidaris sp. Agassiz 1863 pencil urchin
 Spatangoida - Micrasteridae
Micraster sp. Agassiz 1836 heart urchin
 Spatangoida - Hemiasteridae
"Bolbaster sp." = Hemiaster (Bolbaster)
"Bolbaster sp." = Hemiaster (Bolbaster) Pomel 1869 heart urchin
Crinoidea
 Comatulida -
 Isocrinida - Isocrinidae
? Isocrinus sp. Meyer in Agassiz 1836 Sea lily
 Roveacrinida -
Platelicrinus campaniensis n. gen. n. sp. Sea lily
 Roveacrinida - Saccocomidae
Eschara
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Eschara sp. Linnaeus 1758