Gebel Maghara, sample 21077A (Jurassic of Egypt)

Where: Egypt (30.7° N, 33.4° E: paleocoordinates 10.5° N, 28.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Bajocian (171.6 - 167.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: W. J. Arkell. 1952. Jurassic ammonites from Jebel Tuwaiq, central Arabia. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 236:241-313 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184588: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Oppeliidae
"Oppelia cf. subradiata" = Oppelia (Oppelia) subradiata
"Oppelia cf. subradiata" = Oppelia (Oppelia) subradiata d'Orbigny 1823 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Stephanoceratidae
Ermoceras (Telermoceras) coronatoides Douvillé 1916 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Perisphinctidae