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W Hassi Habadra, MOU-V (Carboniferous of Algeria)

Where: Algeria (26.5° N, 3.9° E: paleocoordinates 35.6° S, 6.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Argiles de Teguentour Formation, Tournaisian (360.7 - 345.3 Ma)

• Late Tournaisian, Lower Pericyclus-Progoniatites assemblage

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified claystone and lithified limestone

• claystone with thin limestone intercalations or lenticular noduls

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: D. Korn, J. Bockwinkel, and V. Ebbighausen. 2010. The ammonoids from the Argiles de Teguentour of Oued Temertasset (early Late Tournaisian; Mouydir, Algeria). Fossil Record 13(1):35-152 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135448: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 26.10.2012

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