El Atrous West (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.0° N, 4.1° W: paleocoordinates 32.8° S, 3.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Famennian (364.7 - 360.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal shelf; lithified packstone

• reddish-brown cephalopod packstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: D. Korn, C. Klug, and A. Reisdorf. 2000. Middle Famennian ammonoid stratigraphy in the Amessoui Syncline (Late Devonian; eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco). Travaux de l'Institut Scientifique Rabat, Serie Geologie et Geographie Physique 20:69-77 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135659: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 31.10.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Clymeniida - Gonioclymeniidae