Locality 162, 9.5 km NNE of Novo Redondo (Cretaceous of Angola)

Where: Angola (11.1° S, 13.9° E: paleocoordinates 27.3° S, 0.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Cenomanian (99.6 - 93.5 Ma)

• 'This locality can be dated as Cenomanian, and probably Lower Cenomanian, by their proximity to other localities that are definitely dated as Lower Cenomanian, and the ammonites are associated with Lower Cenomanian species at other localities.'

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine

• no information given

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: probably own field collection; all specimens are in the collections of the British Museum (Natural History) and catalogue numbers have the prefix letter C

Primary reference: M. K. Howarth. 1985. Cenomanian and Turonian ammonites from the Novo Redondo area, Angola. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Geology) 39(2):73-105 [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/L. Bulot]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 70947: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine Nürnberg on 12.04.2007

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Taxonomic list

• focus on ammonites
Cephalopoda
 Phylloceratida - Phylloceratidae
Phylloceras (Hypophylloceras) seresitense Pervinquiére 1907 ammonite