Eifelian nodular limestones at Jebel Amelane, N. Tafilalt (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.3° N, 4.3° W: paleocoordinates 47.6° S, 20.0° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Eifelian (393.3 - 387.7 Ma)

• partitus, costatus, and australis conodont zones

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Primary reference: C. Klug. 2002. Quantitative stratigraphy and taxonomy of late Emsian and Eifelian ammonoids of the eastern Anti-Atlas (Morocco). Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 238:1-109 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38755: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 03.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

• Monograph covers ammonoids only.
Cephalopoda
 Agoniatitida - Agoniatitidae
Fidelites cf. clariondi Petter 1959 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Pinacitidae
Pinacites sp. Mojsisovics 1882 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Werneroceratidae
Cabrieroceras crispiforme Kayser 1879 ammonite
Wendtia cf. ougarta Petter 1959 ammonite
"Werneroceras testatum" = Diallagites testatus Chlupac and Turek 1983 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Anarcestidae
Anarcestes cf. latissimus Chlupac and Turek 1983 ammonite
Anarcestes lateseptatus Beyrich 1837 ammonite
Anarcestes plebeius Barrande 1865 ammonite
Anarcestes simulans Barrande 1865 ammonite