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12 km southeast of Dar Kaoua Oasis (Carboniferous of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.2° N, 4.1° W: paleocoordinates 23.0° S, 1.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Asbian (339.4 - 336.0 Ma)

• Early late Visean A

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: surface (float)

• Repository: Institut und Museum für Geologie und Paläontologie der Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen

Primary reference: D. Korn, C. Klug, and R. Mapes. 1999. Viséan and Early Namurian Ammonoids from the Tafilalt (Eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco). Abhandlungen der Geologischen Bundesanstalt 54:345-375 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 177536: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.04.2016

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