Emsian marly nodular limestones at Rich Haroun, N. Tafilalt (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.3° N, 4.2° W: paleocoordinates 50.9° S, 24.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Emsian (402.5 - 391.9 Ma)

• serotinus conodont zone

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone and marl

• "marly nodular limestone" [limestone nodules in marl]

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 38772: 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
Achguigites tafilaltensis n. gen. n. sp. Klug 2002 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Anarcestidae
Sellanarcestes sp. Schindewolf 1933 ammonite
Sellanarcestes tenuior Walliser 1965 ammonite