Oum El Jerane, Faunule 1 (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.0° N, 4.2° W: paleocoordinates 57.4° S, 28.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: dehiscens zone, Seheb El Rhassel Group, Early/Lower Emsian (409.1 - 402.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: offshore shelf; mudstone and marl

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: C. Klug, B. Kröger, D. Korn, M. Rücklin, M. Schemm-Gregory, K. De Baets, and R. H. Mapes. 2008. Ecological Change during the early Emsian (Devonian) in the Tafilalt (Morocco),the Origin of the Ammonoidea,and the First African Pyrgocystid Edrioasteroids,Machaerids and Phyllocarids. Palaeontographica Abteilung A (Band 283)83-176 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 150506: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 09.09.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Cuniculepadida - Lepidocoleidae
 Orthocerida - Orthoceratidae
 Favositida - Micheliniidae
Petridictyum sp. Schindewolf 1959 tabulate coral