Aghni Village tracksite (Jurassic to of Morocco)

Also known as Aghri, Iouaridène tracksite 25IGR

Where: Azilal, Morocco (31.7° N, 6.9° W: paleocoordinates 27.8° N, 2.5° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Iouaridène Formation, Oxfordian to Oxfordian (163.5 - 152.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal; red, calcareous mudstone

• semi-arid lagoon or sebkha with intermittent temporary emergence
• red calcareous mudstone with mud cracks and ripple marks, beds are a few cm thick with fine internal laminae

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, trace

Collected by S. Ishigaki

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: S. Ishigaki. 1985. Atlas samamyaku no kiyoryu no ashisato [Dinosaur footprints of Atlas Mountain Range]. Nature Study 31(10):5-8 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 106065: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 02.03.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Sauropoda indet. Marsh 1878 sauropod
trackway D
Theropoda indet. Marsh 1881 theropod