Kızık, Ankara (Jurassic to of Turkey)

Also known as Kösrelikızığı

Where: Turkey (40.1° N, 32.9° E: paleocoordinates 39.2° N, 37.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Sinemurian to Late/Upper Sinemurian (196.5 - 183.0 Ma)

• Described as "Lower Lias" in age (Bremer 1965)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; red marl

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Schindewolf

• Repository: Geologisch-Paläontologischen Institut, Tübingen, Germany

Primary reference: H. Bremer. 1965. Zur Ammonitenfauna und Stratigraphie des unteren Lias (Sinemurium bis Carixium) in der Umgebung von Ankara (Türkei). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 122(2):127-221 [A. Dunhill/B. Allen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 218660: authorized by Alex Dunhill, entered by Bethany Allen on 25.02.2021

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Eoderoceratidae
"Microderoceras bispinatum" = Eoderoceras bispinatum, "Crucilobiceras cf. muticum" = Metaderoceras muticum
"Microderoceras bispinatum" = Eoderoceras bispinatum Geyer 1886 ammonite
nov. var. ancyrense, Ce 1259/26 (holotype)
"Crucilobiceras cf. muticum" = Metaderoceras muticum d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Phricodoceratidae
Phricodoceras taylori Sowerby 1826 ammonite
Coeloderoceras anatolicum Meister 1913 ammonite
Coeloderoceras ponticum Pia 1913 ammonite
Epideroceras steinmanni Hug 1899 ammonite
Epideroceras (Pseuduptonia) unispinatum n. sp. Bremer 1965 ammonite
Ce 1259/43 (holotype)
Epideroceras cf. grande Donovan 1958 ammonite
Epideroceras latinodosum n. sp. Bremer 1965 ammonite
Ce 1259/36 (holotype)
Epideroceras roberti Hauer 1853 ammonite
Epideroceras transiens n. sp. Bremer 1965 ammonite
Ce 1259/37 (holotype)
"Epideroceras (Pseuduptonia) suessi" = Pseuduptonia suessi Gugenberger 1929 ammonite
"Epideroceras (Pseuduptonia) micromphalum" = Pseuduptonia micromphala Pia 1913 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Polymorphitidae
Tropidoceras ellipticum Sowerby 1815 ammonite
var. demonense
Tropidoceras masseanum d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite
var. galatense
Tropidoceras calliplocum Gemmellaro 1884 ammonite
Gemmellaroceras cortesei Gemmellaro 1884 ammonite
"Gemmellaroceras abnorme" = Leptonotoceras abnorme Hauer 1853 ammonite
"Crucilobiceras cf. submuticum" = Platypleuroceras submuticum Oppel 1856 ammonite
Uptonia angusta Quenstedt 1849 ammonite
Uptonia cf. ignota Simpson 1855 ammonite
Uptonia jamesoni Sowerby 1827 ammonite
Uptonia cf. regnardi d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Coeloceratidae
Coeloceras oosteri, "Coeloceras cf. pettos" = Coeloceras grenouillouxi
Coeloceras oosteri Hug 1899 ammonite
var. normal, depressum
"Coeloceras cf. pettos" = Coeloceras grenouillouxi d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite
var. normal, nov. var. pinguecostatum
 Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae
"Gemmellaroceras aegoceroides" = Galaticeras aegoceroides
"Gemmellaroceras aegoceroides" = Galaticeras aegoceroides Gemmellaro 1884 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Echioceratidae
"Paltechioceras boesei" = Paltechioceras romanicum Uhlig 1900 ammonite
var. aff. vinascoi
Paltechioceras elicitum Buckman 1924 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Arietitidae
Arnioceras semilaeve Hauer 1853 ammonite
Arietites cf. quadratus Donovan 1952 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Oxynoticeratidae
Oxynoticeras aff. buckii Simpson 1843 ammonite
Gleviceras victoris Dumortier 1867 ammonite
Radstockiceras buvignieri d'Orbigny 1844 ammonite
Radstockiceras complanosum Simpson 1855 ammonite