Ankadibe (Jurassic to of Madagascar)

Where: Mahajanga, Madagascar (17.2° S, 45.4° E: paleocoordinates 24.0° S, 23.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Bathonian to Late/Upper Bathonian (167.7 - 161.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: J. Alloiteau. 1958. Monographie des madreporaires fossiles de Madagascar [Monograph of fossil corals from Madagascar]. Annales Geologiques de Madagascar 25:1-218 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 86492: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 04.02.2009

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Brachyseris besairiei n. sp. Alloiteau 1958 stony coral
Aggomorphastraea barrabei n. gen. n. sp. Alloiteau 1958 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
Lochmaeosmilia trapeziformis Gregory 1900 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Montlivaltia induta Alloiteau 1958 stony coral
var. multisepta
Montlivaltia soaravikelyensis Alloiteau 1958 stony coral