CDUE locality 11, Argana Basin (Triassic of Morocco)

Where: Marakech-Tensift-El Haouz, Morocco (30.8° N, 9.1° W: paleocoordinates 1.4° N, 2.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tanamert Member (Timezgadiouine Formation), Early/Lower Triassic (252.2 - 247.2 Ma)

• T3 level

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial; fine-grained sandstone

• "braided rivers"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collected by S. Voigt, J. Schneider in 2008–2009

Collection methods: surface (in situ), peel or thin section,

Primary reference: H. Klein, S. Voigt, A. Hminna, H. Saber, J. Scnheider and D. Hmich. 2010. Early Triassic archosaur-dominated footprint assemblage from the Argana Basin (western High Atlas, Morocco). Ichnos 17:1-13 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 199897: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 19.02.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

  - Rhynchosauroidae
cf. Rhynchosauroides sp. Maidwell 1911 reptile
CDUE 68C-69C
 Pseudosuchia - Chirotheriidae
Protochirotherium sp. Fichter and Kunz 2004 archosaur
CDUE 67C; referred to as "Protochirotherium-Synaptichnium"
Synaptichnium sp. Nopcsa 1923 archosaur
CDUE 67C; referred to as "Protochirotherium-Synaptichnium"