Gunib, Dagestan (lower Tsudakhar Fm) (Jurassic of Russian Federation)

Where: Russian Federation (42.4° N, 47.0° E: paleocoordinates 37.8° N, 52.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• Lower Tsudakhar Formation

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Vserossiyskiy Nauchno-Issledovatel'skiy Geologicheskiy Neftyanoy Institut (VNIGRI)

Primary reference: N. V. Besnosov and V. V. Mitta. 1993. Pozdnebayosskie i Batskie Ammonitidy Severnogo Kavkaza i Sredney Azii 1-347 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188558: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 06.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Stephanoceratidae
Rarecostites rarecostatum Buckman 1881 ammonite