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  Isles-les-Meldeuses
  France

Added:
january 2017
Last Modified:
january 2017

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Location description

Old sand quarry with the Sable d'Auvers. These sands data from the Auversien (lower Bartonain), Eocene.

This location is situated in the Paris Basin and comprises mollusc faunas characteristic for this basin.

This site is well-known for collecting fossil shells. Also smaller species can be collected, by sieving the fossil-rich layers


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Finds

Mollusk faunas characteristic for the Paris Basin.

There are 1 photographs of fossils from this location in our Fossil ID System.
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