El Atrous North (80 cm above Platyclymenia) (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.0° N, 4.1° W: paleocoordinates 32.8° S, 3.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Famennian (364.7 - 360.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal shelf; lithified packstone and lithified shale

• thin black limestone horizon

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: D. Korn, C. Klug, and A. Reisdorf. 2000. Middle Famennian ammonoid stratigraphy in the Amessoui Syncline (Late Devonian; eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco). Travaux de l'Institut Scientifique Rabat, Serie Geologie et Geographie Physique 20:69-77 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135654: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 31.10.2012, edited by Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Clymeniida - Cymaclymeniidae
Cymaclymenia sp. Hyatt 1884 ammonite
Procymaclymenia ebbighauseni Korn 2014 ammonite
 Clymeniida - Cyrtoclymeniidae
Cyrtoclymenia sp. Hyatt 1884 ammonite
 Goniatitida - Sporadoceratidae
Erfoudites rherisensis Korn 1999 ammonite