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Mamoro, Ifasy River (Triassic of Madagascar)

Where: Madagascar (13.4° S, 48.9° E: paleocoordinates 44.1° S, 41.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Smithian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by A. Garassino, G. Teruzzi, M. Pasini in 1989

• Repository: Museo di Storia Naturale di Milano (MSNM)

Primary reference: A. Garassino and G. Teruzzi. 1995. Studies on Perno-Trias of Madagascar. 3. The decapod crustaceans of the Ambilobe region (NW Madagascar). Atti della Societa Italiana de Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano 134(1):85-113 [C. Schweitzer/E. Johnson] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 146384: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 24.06.2013

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