Akromystax type locality (Cretaceous of Lebanon)

Where: Jbeil, Lebanon (34.2° N, 35.7° E: paleocoordinates 12.9° N, 30.4° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: C4 Member, Cenomanian (100.5 - 93.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Reposited in the MNHN

Primary reference: J. Poyato-Ariza and S. E. K. Wenz. 2005. Akromystax tilmachiton Gen. Et Sp. Nov., a New Pycnodontid Fish from the Lebanese Late Cretaceous of Haqel and En Nammoura. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25(1):27-45 [S. Peters/S. McMullen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134760: authorized by Shanan Peters, entered by Sharon McMullen on 16.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Pycnodontiformes -
Akromystax tilmachiton n. gen. n. sp.
Akromystax tilmachiton n. gen. n. sp. Poyato-Ariza and Wenz 2005