Tantana, Jorf (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.5° N, 4.4° W: paleocoordinates 39.5° S, 11.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Frasnian (382.7 - 372.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

• greenish-grey limestones

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: D. Korn, J. Bockwinkel, V. Ebbighausen and S. A. Walton. 2011. Beloceras, the most multilobate Late Devonian ammonoid. Bulletin of Geosciences 86(1):1-28 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135661: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 01.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Agoniatitida - Beloceratidae
Beloceras jorfense n. sp. Korn et al. 2011 ammonite