Touil Dehibat, Garet er Rehi (Cretaceous to of Tunisia)

Also known as Lapparent site 8

Where: Tataouine, Tunisia (32.0° N, 10.8° E: paleocoordinates 14.3° N, 9.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Continental Intercalaire Formation, Early/Lower Albian to Early/Lower Albian (112.0 - 93.5 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; pebbly, sandy sandstone and claystone

• sandy sandstone with quartz pebbles and silicified wood, clays with gypsum

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: replaced with silica

Collected by A. F. de Lapparent in 1951

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ),

Primary reference: A. F. d. Lapparent. 1951. Découverte de Dinosauriens, associés à une faune de Reptiles et de Poissons, dans le Crétacé inférieur de l'Extrême Sud tunisien [Discovery of dinosaurs associated with a reptile and fish fauna in the Lower Cretaceous of extreme southern Tunisia]. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris 232:1430-1432 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 25190: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 01.09.2002

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Hybodontiformes - Hybodontidae
Priohybodus arambourgi2 d'Erasmo 1960 elasmobranch
Actinopteri
 Semionotiformes - Semionotidae
Semionotidae indet.2 Woodward 1890
Reptilia
 Dinosauria -
 Loricata -
Crocodylia indet. crocodilian
unclassified
  -
Plantae indet.1 Haeckel 1866