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Samit, north of In Fargas (Paleocene of Mali)

Also known as Azabbaremys moragjonesi type locality

Where: Mali (16.7° N, 0.8° E: paleocoordinates 8.7° N, 4.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Teberemt Formation, Paleocene (66.0 - 55.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

• marine limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BMNH, MNHN

Primary reference: E. S. Gaffney, R. T. J. Moody, and C. A. Walker. 2001. Azabbaremys, a new Side-Necked Turtle (Pelomedusoides: Bothremydidae) from the Paleocene of Mali. American Museum Novitates 3320:1-16 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 83314: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 17.08.2008, edited by Philip Mannion

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