Haci-Diab (Carboniferous of Algeria)

Where: Algeria (32.0° N, 2.1° W: paleocoordinates 18.8° S, 2.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Arnsbergian (326.4 - 318.1 Ma)

• Namurian, lower than the beds with Homoceras beyrichianum and Homoceras striolatum

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Menchikoff, Delépine, Termier in 1936, 1937

Primary reference: G. Delépine. 1939. Goniatites nouvelles du Carbonifère des confins algéro-marocains de Sud. Annales de la Société Géologique du Nord 64:28-38 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 224277: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 05.02.2022

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Goniatitida - Cravenoceratidae
Cravenoceras africanum n. sp. Delépine 1939 ammonite
Cravenoceras aff. edalense in Delepine & Menchikoff, 1937