Destombes Loc. 1825. Al pie del Jbel Bou Isidane (Ordovician of Morocco)

Also known as First Bani, Ouine Inirne Fm., Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco

Where: Taroudannt, Morocco (31.1° N, 5.1° W: paleocoordinates 81.1° S, 94.1° E)

When: Linochitina pissotensis other zone, Ouine-Inirne Formation (First Bani Group), Dobrotivian (460.9 - 457.5 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shoreface; lithified sandstone

• Light sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. Babin and J. Destombes. 1990. Les mollusques bivalves et rostroconches Ordoviciens de l’Anti-Atlas marocain: Intérêt paléogéographique de leur inventaire. Géologie Méditerranéenne 17:243-261 [A. Miller/P. Novack-Gottshall/P. Novack-Gottshall]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 20987: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Phil Novack-Gottshall on 13.06.2002

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Taxonomic list

• Primarily bivalve and rostroconch taxonomy and biostrat., with others listed
Trilobita
 Corynexochida - Illaenidae
Ectillaenus sp. Salter 1867 trilobite
 Odontopleurida - Odontopleuridae
Selenopeltis sp. Hawle and Corda 1847 trilobite
 Phacopida - Dalmanitidae
Zeliszkella sp. Delo 1935 trilobite
 Phacopida - Pliomeridae
Placoparia sp. Hawle and Corda 1847 trilobite
Rostroconchia
 Ribeirioida - Technophoridae