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Level 4, Nimbolook section (Cretaceous of Iran)

Where: Iran (33.9° N, 59.0° E: paleocoordinates 12.7° S, 50.0° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Acanthoceras rhotomagense ammonoid zone, Middle Cenomanian (99.7 - 94.3 Ma)

• Turrilites costatus subzone; includes samples Ni-4, Ni-5, Ni-8, Ni-9

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified packstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. Sharifi, S. N. Raisossadat, M. Mortazavi Mehrizi and M. Motamedalshariati. 2016. Albian and Cenomanian ammonites of the eastern margin of the Lut block (East Iran). Carnets de Géologie 16:591-613 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 183701: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 13.01.2017

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