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Tizi-n-Aït tracksite (Jurassic of Morocco)

Where: Azilal, Morocco (31.6° N, 6.4° W: paleocoordinates 25.9° N, 4.3° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Aganane Formation, Pliensbachian (189.6 - 183.0 Ma)

• at base of formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, trace

Collected by Jenny & Jossen

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: J. Jenny and J.-A. Jossen. 1982. Découverte d'empreintes de pas de Dinosauriens dans le Jurassique inférieur (Pliensbachien) du Haut-Atlas central (Maroc) [Discovery of dinosaur footprints in the Lower Jurassic (Pliensbachian) of the central High Atlas (Morocco)]. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris, Série II 294:223-226 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 90925: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 26.08.2009

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