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Echinodermata from Morocco ID help

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mediterranic

Hello guys, 

can someone help determining the genus and species of this Protasteridae from Kaid Rami, please?

4,2 cm maximum diameter, part and counterpart.

 

Thanks in advance,

Miguel

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mediterranic

No ideas, guys?

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ynot

Not sure it is well enough preserved. You may have to look at a faunal list for the formation in order to ID this one.

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piranha

Unfortunately, no one has described these yet.  You should contact Bertrand Lefebvre for more info: LINK

 

 

Lefebvre, B., Noailles, F., Franzin, B., Régnault, S., Nardin, E., Hunter, A.W., Zamora, S., Van Roy, P., El Hariri, K., & Lazreq, N. (2010)

Les gisements à échinodermes de l’Ordovicien supérieur de l’Anti-Atlas oriental (Maroc): un patrimoine scientifique exceptionnel à préserver.

Bulletin de l’Institut Scientifique, Rabat, 32:1-17   PDF LINK

 

Lefebvre, B., Allaire, N., Guensburg, T.E., Hunter, A.W., Kouraïss, K., Martin, E.L.O, Nardin. E., Noailles., F., Pittet, B., Sumrall, C.D., & Zamora, S. (2016)

Palaeoecological aspects of the diversification of echinoderms in the Lower Ordovician of central Anti-Atlas, Morocco.

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 460:97-121   PDF LINK

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