Fossil Record 12(2): 183-196, doi: 10.1002/mmng.200900006
Late Viséan (Carboniferous) gastropods from the Gara El Itima (eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco)
expand article infoD. Heidelberger, D. Korn§, V. Ebbighausen|
‡ Kapellenstraße 8–10, 61440 Oberursel, Germany§ Institut des Sciences de l'Evolution, Université Montpellier II, 34095 Montpellier, France| deceased on 3rd June 2011
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Diverse and well-preserved Late Viséan (Early Carboniferous) gastropod faunas from the eastern Anti-Atlas of Morocco are described herein. The new genus Itimaspira n. gen. is described as well as the six new species Ananias weyeri n. sp., Itimaspira klugi n. sp., Nodospira krawczynskii n. sp., Baylea cordulae n. sp., Cinclidonema marocensis n. sp., and Schizostoma africanum n. sp., together with specimens of the genera Baylea, Orthonema, ?Knightella sp. and Macrochilina in open nomenclature.