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A pangolin from the French Quercy phosphorites
Abstract book of the 18th Conference of the EAVP
FOSSIL SELACHIANS FROM THE BANDAH FORMATION
New elephant cranium from early Pliocene Ileret, Kenya
Early adaptive radiation of Theridomorpha
Nouvelles faunes de rongeurs de la fin Miocène inférieur en Provence. Implications géologiques et Paléogéographiques.Biogeographic province; Biozonation; Correlation; Miocene; Palaeogeography; Rodentia
Cite this article: Lalaï D., 1986. Nouvelles faunes de rongeurs de la fin Miocène inférieur en Provence. Implications géologiques et Paléogéographiques. Palaeovertebrata 16 (2): 77-126.
Rodents from the new localities of Châteauredon (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) and La Denise (Bouches-du-Rhône) show more similarities with the rodents known from the Czecho-Slovak locality of Franzenbad than with the species found in contemporaneous Lower Miocene faunas located westward of the present Rhône Valley. This is another data wich support the existance of several biogeographical provinces in Southern France during Lower Miocene. The correlations which have been settled down allow new datations of several formations in Provence and give new information on the Aquitanian and Burdigalian paleogeographies of this region. More precise stratigraphical allocations are given to some other localities of Central Europe.
Published in Vol. 16, Fasc. 2 (1986)