Bar stream outcrop: Cretaceous, France
collected by A. Doucet and A. Filleul

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Chondrichthyes - Synechodontiformes - Orthacodontidae
Sphenodus indet. Agassiz 1843
Actinopteri - Albuliformes
Baugeichthys caeruleus n. gen., n. sp.
see common names

Country:France State/province:Lyon County:Annecy
Coordinates: 45.7° North, 6.3° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:34.3° North, 10.0° East
Basis of coordinate:stated in text
Altitude:1508 meters
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Key time interval:Cretaceous
Age range of interval:145.00000 - 66.00000 m.y. ago
Formation:Urgonian Limestone
Stratigraphic resolution:group of beds
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology:condensed lithified silty lime mudstone
Includes fossils?Y
Lithology description: Beds are continuous and 5-30 cm thick
Environment:fluvial-lacustrine indet.
Modes of preservation:adpression
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Preservation of anatomical detail:medium
Abundance in sediment:common
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:selective quarrying,field collection,survey of museum collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Museum repositories:MNHN
Collectors:A. Doucet and A. Filleul
Database number:133597
Authorizer:S. Peters Enterer:S. McMullen
Modifier:M. Clapham Research group:vertebrate
Created:2012-09-18 07:33:40 Last modified:2015-01-30 14:06:01
Access level:the public Released:2012-09-18 07:33:40
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

43028. A. Filleul. 2000. Baugeichthys caeruleus, gen. et sp. nov., a New Albulifrom Fish from the Hauterivian of the Massif Des Bauges (France). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20(4):637-644 [S. Peters/S. McMullen/S. McMullen]