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  Kem Kem beds
  Morocco

Added:
may 2011
Last Modified:
may 2011

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Location description

The Kem Kem beds in Morocco are exposed along the Algerian border. The deposits are continental and are from the Albian, part of the Cretaceous period.


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In the distance the plateau near the Algerian border contains the Kem Kem beds.
Added by: webmaster on 04-04-2012

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Directions

The Kem Kem beds are exposed along a large portion of the Algerian border, under the edge of the highland.

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Finds

Several species of crocodile, turtles, and dinosaurs (i.e. Spinosaurus and Carcharodontosaurus) have been found.

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