Hassi Nebech section 2, upper bed 11 (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (30.9° N, 3.8° W: paleocoordinates 45.2° S, 17.3° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Givetian (388.1 - 383.7 Ma)

• Probably Taouzites taouzensis Zone. Loose goniatites preserved in light grey micrite, rarely in a mixture of micrite and limonite, derive from nodular levels within the upper part of Bed 11.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, nodular limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: replaced with limonite

Reposited in the MfN

Primary reference: J. Bockwinkel, R. T. Becker, and V. Ebbighausen. 2013. Late Givetian ammonoids from Hassi Nebech (Tafilalt Basin, Anti-Atlas, southern Morocco). Fossil Record 16:5-65 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189350: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 12.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae
Epitornoceras cf. mithracoides Frech 1902 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Pharciceratidae
Pharciceras involutum n. sp. Bockwinkel et al. 2013 ammonite
Extropharciceras serum Bockwinkel et al. 2015 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Taouzitidae
Taouzites taouzensis Termier and Termier 1950 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Acanthoclymeniidae
Pseudoprobeloceras pernai Wedekind 1918 ammonite