Monte Inici 6c (Jurassic of Italy)

Where: Trapani, Italy (38.0° N, 12.0° E: paleocoordinates 27.3° N, 14.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Rosso Ammonitico Formation, Middle Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: basinal (); lithified, red wackestone

• nodular (fattened nodules) bioclastic pack-to wackestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: F. Cecca, B. Savary, A. Bartolini, J. Remane, and F. Cordey. 2001. The Middle Jurassic-Lower Cretaceous Rosso Ammonitico succession of Monte Inici (Trapanese Domain, western Sicily): sedimentology, biostratigraphy and isotope stratigraphy. Bulletin de la Societé Géologique de France 172(5):647-659 [F. Fursich/F. Fursich/F. Fursich]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36817: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Simone Hicks on 16.02.2004, edited by Franz Fursich

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Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae
Lytoceras sp. Suess 1865 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Perisphinctidae
 Ammonitida - Aspidoceratidae
Gregoryceras fouquei Kilian 1889 ammonite
 Phylloceratida - Phylloceratidae
Sowerbyceras tortisulcatum d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite