Misorobe: Early/Lower Callovian, Madagascar

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Alcidia obsoleta
Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Paracenoceratidae
Paracenoceras calloviense (Oppel 1858)
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Macrocephalitidae
Kamptokephalites aff. lamellosus
Kamptokephalites misorobensis
Indocephalites colcanapi
Indocephalites aff. kheraensis
Indocephalites aff. chrysoolithicus
Indocephalites aff. transitorius
Pleurocephalites habyensis
Pleurocephalites besairiei
Pleurocephalites maevaranensis
Pleurocephalites costumbilicatus
Dolikephalites subcompressus
Macrocephalites madagascariensis
Macrocephalites formosus
Macrocephalites triangularis
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Perisphinctidae
Sivajiceras paramorphum (Waagen 1875)
Indosphinctes urbanus
Indosphinctes patina
Choffatia aff. recuperoi
Choffatia aff. balinensis
Choffatia aff. sakuntala
Choffatia aff. subbakeriae (d'Orbigny 1850)
recombined as Choffatia subbackeriae
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae
Thysanolytoceras adeloides (Kudernatsch 1852)
recombined as Lytoceras eudesianum adeloides
Cephalopoda - Phylloceratida - Phylloceratidae
Calliphylloceras disputabile (Zittel 1869)
Holcophylloceras mediterraneum (Neumayr 1871)
Phylloceras kudernatschi
Ptychophylloceras jaraense
Cephalopoda - Belemnitida - Belemnopseidae
Belemnopsis grantanus
Cephalopoda - Belemnitida - Belemnitidae
Belemnopsis aff. tanganensis Futt 1894
recombined as Belemnites (Belemnopsis) tanganensis
Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae
Pharomytilus sowerbyanus
Modiolus glendayi
Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae
Radula duplicata
synonym of Lima
see common names

Coordinates: 14.6° South, 48.0° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:23.4° South, 26.9° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Jurassic Epoch:Middle Jurassic
Stage:Callovian 10 m.y. bin:Jurassic 5
Key time interval:Early/Lower Callovian
Age range of interval:164.70000 - 161.20000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:group of beds
Stratigraphy comments: units 2-4
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified sandy marl
Secondary lithology: lithified sandstone
Environment:marine indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:field collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:98094
Authorizer:W. Kiessling Enterer:U. Merkel
Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2010-09-20 06:52:41 Last modified:2010-09-20 09:52:41
Access level:the public Released:2010-09-20 06:52:41
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

8015.PGAP 1022H. Besairie and M. Collignon. 1972. Geologie de Madagascar I. Les Terrains Sedimentaires. Annales Geologiques de Madagascar 35:1-463 [A. Rees/A. Rees]