m5/9/3 (Profil 13; Krechem el Miit) (Jurassic to of Tunisia)

Where: Tunisia (33.0° N, 10.5° E: paleocoordinates 21.4° N, 11.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Tataouine Formation, Middle Callovian to Middle Callovian (164.7 - 161.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal or restricted shallow subtidal; lithified lime mudstone

Preservation: cast

Collection methods: surface (in situ), mechanical,

Primary reference: S. Holzapfel. 1998. Palökologie benthischer Faunengemeinschaften und Taxonomie der Bivalven im Jura von Südtunesien. Beringeria - Würzburger geowissenschaftliche Mitteilungen (22)1-199 [F. Fursich/D. Hempfling/M. Gahr]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 13663: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Danica Hempfling on 17.04.2002

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
"Modiolus imbricatus" = Modiolus (Modiolus) imbricatus
"Modiolus imbricatus" = Modiolus (Modiolus) imbricatus Sowerby 1818 mussel
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Spondylopecten palinurus d'Orbigny 1850 scallop
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
 Ostreida - Palaeolophidae
Gastropoda
 Sorbeoconcha - Aporrhaidae
Quadrinervus sp. Cossmann 1904 snail
described as sp. A
Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
Burmirhynchia weiri Diaz-Romero 1931
Crinoidea
 Millericrinida - Millericrinidae
Pomatocrinus sp. Desor 1845 Sea lily
Echinoidea
 Euechinoidea - Hemicidaridae
 Salenioida - Acrosaleniidae