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Middle Hamar Laghdad Limestone, Tafilalt, SE Morocco (Devonian of Morocco)

Where: Morocco (31.8° N, 4.5° W: paleocoordinates 50.4° S, 24.4° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Hamar Laghdad Limestone Formation, Late/Upper Emsian (402.5 - 391.9 Ma)

• "Ober-Emsium: Mittlere Hamar Laghdad-Kalke"

•JA: originally entered as Zlichovian

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; shelly/skeletal limestone

• Succeeds Lower Hamar Laghdad Limestone after shallowing upward sequence. See collection 27062.

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. K. B. Alberti. 1969. Trilobiten des juengeren Siluriums sowie des Unter- und Mitteldevons. I. Mit Beitraegen zur Silur-Devon-Stratigraphie einiger Gebiete Marokkos und Oberfrankens. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 520:1-692 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 27071: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 15.11.2002

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