Albarracín-Tramacastilla road, 2 km SW of Albarracín (Jurassic of Spain)

Where: Spain (40.4° N, 1.5° W: paleocoordinates 28.6° N, 9.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tenuicostatum (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

• Occurs with Protogrammoceras and Lioceratoides, below Dactylioceras, Harpoceras, Hildoceras, and Frechiella. Given as upper Pliensbachian by Geyer but Paltum subzone of lowermost Toarcian seems likely.

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by H. Behmel, O.F. Geyer

• Repository: Geol.-Paläont. Institut der Techn. Hochschule Stuttgart

Primary reference: O. F. Geyer. 1965. Einige Funde der arabo-madagassischen Ammoniten-Gattung Bouleiceras im Unterjura der Iberischen Halbinsel. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 39:26-32 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139802: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 18.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae
Bouleiceras cf. elegans Arkell 1952 ammonite
Bouleiceras arabicum Arkell 1952 ammonite
Bouleiceras marraticum Arkell 1952 ammonite
float from section, coll. H. Hinkelbein