Monte Inici 31 (Jurassic of Italy)

Where: Trapani, Italy (38.0° N, 12.0° E: paleocoordinates 26.6° N, 14.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Dhahab Formation, Late/Upper Tithonian (150.8 - 145.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• nodular (flattened nodules) bioclastic packstone (packstone matrix/wackestone EDN) with intraclastic nodulare subfacies

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: 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 37028: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Franz Fursich on 24.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Phylloceratida - Phylloceratidae
Ptychophylloceras ptychoicum Quenstedt 1845 ammonite