Eifelian at Bou Tchrafine West, N. Tafilalt (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.4° N, 4.2° W: paleocoordinates 47.6° S, 20.3° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Eifelian (393.3 - 387.7 Ma)

• partitus through ensensis conodont zones

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone and marl

• mainly nodular limestones, also thick-bedded limestones, thin-bedded limestones and marls

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 38770: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 03.05.2004, edited by Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

• Monograph covers ammonoids only.
Cephalopoda
 Goniatitida - Parodoceratidae
 Agoniatitida - Agoniatitidae
Fidelites cf. occultus Barrande 1865 ammonite
Fidelites termieri Termier and Termier 1950 ammonite
Fidelites clariondi Petter 1959 ammonite
"Agoniatites vanuxemi" = Agoniatites expansus Vanuxem 1842 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Pinacitidae
Exopinacites singularis Chlupac and Turek 1983 ammonite
Pinacites eminens Chlupac and Turek 1977 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Werneroceratidae
Crispoceras tureki Klug 2002 ammonite
Cabrieroceras sp. Bogoslovsky 1961 ammonite
Cabrieroceras housei Klug 2002 ammonite
Wendtia ougarta Petter 1959 ammonite
Diallagites globosus Klug 2002 ammonite
"Werneroceras testatum" = Diallagites testatus Chlupac and Turek 1983 ammonite
Werneroceras sp. Wedekind 1918 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Sobolewiidae
Subanarcestes macrocephalus Schindewolf 1933 ammonite
? Holzapfeloceras sp. Miller 1932 ammonite