Section 10
Chapter 9,008

Medusa biocoenoses from the French Permian (Saint-Affrique basin, Massif Central)

Gand, G.; Garric, J.; Schneider, J.; Sciau, J.; Walter, H.

Geobios 29(4): 379-400


ISSN/ISBN: 0016-6995
Accession: 009007041

Jellyfish known hitherto in the German basins only, are reported in the Permian of France (Saint-Affrique Basin). As in Germany, Medusina atava (POHLIG, 1892) Walcott, 1988 is characteristic of a fluvio-lacustrine paleoenvironment. Medusina limnica Muller, 1978 is associated with a flood plain in France and with playa-facies in the upper Rotliegende.

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