AD 163, Damergou III (Cretaceous of Niger)

Where: Zinder, Niger (15.0° N, 8.9° E: paleocoordinates 1.2° N, 4.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Cretaceous (100.5 - 66.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine

Size class: mesofossils

Collected by R. Lambert

Primary reference: C. Arambourg and L. Joleaud. 1943. Vertébrés fossiles du bassin du Niger [Fossil vertebrates of the Niger basin]. Bulletin de la Service des Mines de l'Afrique Occidentale Française 7:28-85 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 75255: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 01.10.2007

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Taxonomic list

 Rhinopristiformes - Pristidae
Onchosaurus pharao Dames 1887 sawfish
 Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae
Enchodus lamberti Arambourg and Joleaud 1943