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  La Reuchenette

august 2012
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august 2012

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Location description

In a quarry near La Reuchenette limestone from the Oxfordian, part of the upper Jurassic period is exposed. As far as we know the quarries are closed for fossil collectors.

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La Reuchenette is located in the northwest of Switserland, southwest of Basel. The quarry is located at both sides of the Biel-Sonceboz road.

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Sea urchins, bivalves. Remains and tracks of saurians have also been found here.

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Other locations in the area

Fossil location: Liesberg
Geology location: Lommiswil
Museum: Le Muséum Cuvier
Museum: Musée d archéologie et d histoire naturelle de Montbéliard
Museum: Naturhistorisches Museum Basel
Museum: Naturhistorisches Museum Bern
Museum: Naturmuseum Solothurn
Museum: Sauriermuseum Bellach
Society: Mineralien- und Fossilienverein Basel


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