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  La Motte Bourbon

july 2012
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july 2012

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Location description

In a quarry near La Motte Bourbon fossils can be found from the Bathonian, part of the middle Jurassic period.

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La Motte Bourbon is located in the west of France, southeast of Angers.

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Ammonites and brachiopods.

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Literature recommended by members

  • Deslongchamps E.E., 1856: Note sur les brachiopodes de Montreuil-Bellay. Bulletin de la Société Linnéenne de Normandie, vol. 1, pp. 95-103, pl. 5.
    pdf (0.5 Mo) can be sent if you need them
    Added by Paleotopo
  • Hebert E. 1860, 1860: Hébert E. & al 1860 - Memoire sur les fossiles de Montreuil-Bellay - 1 Cephalopodes et Gasteropodes. Memoires de la Societe Linneenne de Normandie, vol. 5, pp. 153-240
    I\'ve already this document. If you want them, please send me an email. (pdf 5Mo)
    Added by Paleotopo

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