East Themed, bed 2 (Cretaceous of Egypt)

Where: Egypt (29.6° N, 34.4° E: paleocoordinates 8.6° N, 28.2° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Galala Formation, Middle Cenomanian (99.6 - 93.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; gray, white, yellow wackestone and shale

• yellowish-white to grey, hard, weathered, marly wackestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: W. S. Ayoub-Hannaa. 2011. Taxonomy and palaeoecology of the Cenomanian-Turonian macroinvertebrates from eastern Sinai, Egypt (part A). 1-418 [M. Aberhan/T. Schossleitner/T. Schossleitner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 140538: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Thomas Schossleitner on 11.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Hippuritida - Radiolitidae
Eoradiolites liratus Conrad 1852 rudist
Gastropoda
 Trochoidea - Trochidae