Cuttack District (Jurassic of India)

Also known as PGAP 320

Where: Orissa, India (20.5° N, 85.8° E: paleocoordinates 41.4° S, 35.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Athgarh Formation, Late/Upper Jurassic (163.5 - 145.0 Ma)

• Age is uncertain

Environment/lithology:

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B.P. Patra. 1971. Notes on some Upper Gondwana plants from the Athgarh Sandstones, Cuttack District, Orissa. The Palaeobotanist 20:325-333 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 30125: authorized by Allister Rees, entered by Allister Rees on 02.04.2003

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Taxonomic list

• Genus-level assignments and numbers of species are from the PGAP database. Species names are in the process of being entered.
Cycadeoideopsida
 Bennettitales -
Pinopsida
 Pinales - Araucariaceae
Ginkgoopsida
 Pentoxylales - Pentoxylaceae
Taeniopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Taeniopteris "sp. 2" Brongniart 1828
Taeniopteris "sp. 3" Brongniart 1828
Cycadopsida
 Cycadales -
"Nilssonia "sp. 1"" = Nilsonia
"Nilssonia "sp. 1"" = Nilsonia Brongniart 1825 cycads
Pteridopsida
  -
Onychiopsis "sp. 1" Yokoyama 1895
Cladophlebis "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 2" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 3" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 4" Brongniart 1849
 Gleicheniales - Gleicheniaceae
 Cyatheales - Dicksoniaceae
Coniopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
Sphenopteridae
  - Sphenopteridae
Sphenopteris "sp. 1" Sternberg 1825