Tabainout mud mound complex, limestone below the core (Carboniferous to of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (32.9° N, 5.8° W: paleocoordinates 19.3° S, 0.8° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Asbian to Asbian (339.4 - 326.4 Ma)

• Late Asbian-Late Brigantian, Cf6γ-Cf6δ foraminiferal zones

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: perireef or subreef; lithified limestone

• bedded bioclastic limestones and micritic breccia below the massive core facies

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: I. D. Somerville, S. Rodriguez, I. Said and P. Cozar. 2012. Mississippian coral assemblages from Tabainout mud-mound complex, Khenifra area, central Morocco. Geologica Belgica 15(4):308-316 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134863: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 18.10.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Vissariotaxis
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Fusulinina
 Archaediscacea - Lasiodiscidae
 Tetrataxoidea - Tetrataxidae
Endotaxis sp. Bogush and Brazhnikova 1983
Tetrataxis sp. Ehrenberg 1854
Anthozoa
 Favositida - Micheliniidae
Michelinia sp. de Koninck 1841 tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Antiphyllidae
Rotiphyllum sp. Hudson 1942 horn coral
 Stauriida - Hapsiphyllidae
Amplexizaphrentis sp. Vaughan 1906 horn coral
 Stauriida - Laccophyllidae
"Amplexocarinia" sp. Soshkina 1928 horn coral
 Stauriida - Amplexidae
Amplexus sp. Sowerby 1814 horn coral
 Stauriida - Lithostrotionidae
Lithostrotion araneum McCoy 1844 horn coral
Lithostrotion vorticale Parkinson 1808 horn coral
Siphonodendron irregulare Phillips 1836 horn coral
Siphonodendron pauciradiale McCoy 1844 horn coral
Siphonodendron martini Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 horn coral
 Stauriida - Palaeosmiliidae
Palaeosmilia murchisoni Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 horn coral
 Stauriida - Aulophyllidae
Clisiophyllum keyserlingi McCoy 1849 horn coral
Dibunophyllum bipartitum McCoy 1849 horn coral
 Stauriida - Cyathopsidae
Siphonophyllia samsonensis Salee 1913 horn coral
"Pseudozaphrentoides" sp. Shtukenberg 1904 horn coral
 Stauriida - Axophyllidae
Axophyllum sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 horn coral
 Heterocorallia - Heterophylliidae
Hexaphyllia sp. Shtukenberg 1904 horn coral
Dasycladophyceae
 Dasycladales -
Koninckopora sp. Koninck 1842
Rhodophyceae
 Florideae - Ungdarellaceae
 Calcifoliida - Fasciellidae