Moravitsa, bed 6 (Cretaceous of Bulgaria)

Where: Bulgaria (43.2° N, 23.7° E: paleocoordinates 30.2° N, 21.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Trochoceramus radiosus inoceramid zone, Kunino Formation, Early/Lower Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Museum of Palaeontology and Historical Geology at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski"

Primary reference: D. Dochev and L. Metodiev. 2016. New record of Diplomoceras cylindraceum (Defrance, 1816) from the Maastrichtian of the Western Fore-Balkan (Bulgaria). Geologica Balcanica 45:33-45 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188090: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 23.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Pachydiscidae
Pachydiscus neubergicus Hauer 1858 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Diplomoceratidae
Diplomoceras cylindraceum Defrance 1816 ammonite