Mt. Ualinsi, lower level (Jurassic of Ethiopia)

Where: Ethiopia (9.5° N, 42.4° E: paleocoordinates 11.7° S, 27.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Callovian (166.1 - 163.5 Ma)

• "Oolite inferiore"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: D. Jaboli. 1959. Fossili Giurassici dell'Harar (Africa Orientale): Brachiopodi, Lamellibranchi e Gasteropodi [Jurassic fossils from Harar (Eastern Africa): brachiopods, lamellibranchs and gastropods]. Missione Geologica dell'Azienda Italiana Petroli (AGIP) nella Dancalia Meridionale e sugli Altipiani Hararini 4(1):3-100 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 93477: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 19.01.2010

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae
Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Eligmidae
Eligmus rollandi Douvillé 1907 oyster
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
Gastropoda
 Architaenioglossa - Ampullinidae
"Ampullina coxi" = Globularia coxi
"Ampullina coxi" = Globularia coxi Stefanini 1939 snail
 Littorinoidea - Purpurinidae