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A new Plattenkalk Konservat Lagerstätte in the Upper Cretaceous of Gara Sbaa, south-eastern Morocco

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A new Plattenkalk Konservat Lagerstätte in the Upper Cretaceous of Gara Sbaa, south-eastern Morocco. / Martill, David M.; Ibrahim, Nizar; Brito, Paulo M.; Baider, Lahssen; Zhouri, Samir; Loveridge, Bob; Naish, Darren; Hing, Richard.

In: Cretaceous Research, Vol. 32, No. 4, 08.2011, p. 433-446.

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Martill, DM, Ibrahim, N, Brito, PM, Baider, L, Zhouri, S, Loveridge, B, Naish, D & Hing, R 2011, 'A new Plattenkalk Konservat Lagerstätte in the Upper Cretaceous of Gara Sbaa, south-eastern Morocco', Cretaceous Research, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 433-446. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cretres.2011.01.005

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Martill, D. M., Ibrahim, N., Brito, P. M., Baider, L., Zhouri, S., Loveridge, B., Naish, D., & Hing, R. (2011). A new Plattenkalk Konservat Lagerstätte in the Upper Cretaceous of Gara Sbaa, south-eastern Morocco. Cretaceous Research, 32(4), 433-446. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cretres.2011.01.005

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Martill DM, Ibrahim N, Brito PM, Baider L, Zhouri S, Loveridge B et al. A new Plattenkalk Konservat Lagerstätte in the Upper Cretaceous of Gara Sbaa, south-eastern Morocco. Cretaceous Research. 2011 Aug;32(4):433-446. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cretres.2011.01.005

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Martill, David M. ; Ibrahim, Nizar ; Brito, Paulo M. ; Baider, Lahssen ; Zhouri, Samir ; Loveridge, Bob ; Naish, Darren ; Hing, Richard. / A new Plattenkalk Konservat Lagerstätte in the Upper Cretaceous of Gara Sbaa, south-eastern Morocco. In: Cretaceous Research. 2011 ; Vol. 32, No. 4. pp. 433-446.

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abstract = "Laminated, dolomitised marine limestones within a transgressive fluvio-lagoonal-carbonate platform sequence at Gara Sbaa in the Kem Kem region of south eastern Morocco yield well preserved marine fishes and crustaceans. A rarer terrestrial component includes delicate fern fronds, insects and a lizard. Sedimentological structures and stratigraphic context indicate initial shallow waters with in a carbonate lagoon with benthic microbial mats followed by deepening. High precision dating has yet to be accomplished, but a Late Cenomanian or Early Turonian age is indicated on the basis of faunal and sequence-stratigraphic considerations. The fish assemblage has affinities with mid-Cretaceous ichthyofaunas in South America and Lebanon, including taxa in common at generic level.",
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