OT1c, Djebel Oum Tkout (Cretaceous of Morocco)

Where: Er Rachida, Morocco (31.8° N, 5.9° W: paleocoordinates 19.3° N, 5.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• = upper part, Unit II of Kem Kem beds

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - small; lenticular claystone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by Sereno, Dutheil in 1995, 1999

Collection methods: bulk, sieve,

Primary reference: J.-C. Rage and D. Dutheil. 2008. Amphibians and squamates from the Cretaceous (Cenomanian) of Morocco. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 285:1-22 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 115190: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 30.08.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Salientia -
Anura "indet. 1" frog
UCPC PV 97-100, 103-104; non-pipid
Anura indet. frog
UCPC PV 106, 108, 111
 Salientia - Panpipidae
Oumtkoutia anae n. gen. n. sp.
Oumtkoutia anae n. gen. n. sp. Rage and Dutheil 2008 clawed frog
UCPC PV 63-78, 85-87, 90-91
 Caudata - Urodela
cf. Kababisha sp. Evans et al. 1996 siren
UCPC PV 52-56
 Squamata -
Serpentes indet. snake
 Squamata - Madtsoiidae
Madtsoiidae indet. Hoffstetter 1961 snake
 Squamata - Nigerophiidae
? Nigerophiidae indet. Rage 1975 snake
UCPC PV 139-142