Where: Libya (29.7° N, 17.3° E: paleocoordinates 26.7° N, 14.5° E)
• coordinate stated in text
• local area-level geographic resolution
When: Um ad Dahiv Formation, Early/Lower Oligocene (33.9 - 28.4 Ma)
• Formation contains algal limestones and layers rich in solitary corals and grades into coral limestones.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: shelly/skeletal limestone
Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils
Collection methods: No detailed collection data reported.
Primary reference: E. E. Tawadros. 2001. Geology of Egypt and Libya 1-468 [A. Miller/A. Hendy/M. Clapham]more details
Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis
PaleoDB collection 42142: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 24.07.2004
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