Kachchh (Jurassic to of India)

Also known as PGAP 317

Where: India (23.4° N, 69.5° E: paleocoordinates 23.8° S, 32.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Bhuj (plus Jhuran in part?) Formation, Middle Jurassic to Middle Jurassic (174.1 - 145.0 Ma)

• Most fossils are from the Bhuj Formation

Environment/lithology:

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M.N. Bose and J. Banerji. 1984. The fossil floras of Kachchh. I - Mesozoic megafossils. The Palaeobotanist 33:1-189 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 30127: 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.
unclassified
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Cycadeoideopsida
 Bennettitales -
Cycadolepis "sp. 1" Saporta 1875
Cycadolepis "sp. 2" Saporta 1875
Williamsonia "sp. 1" Carruthers 1870
Williamsonia "sp. 2" Carruthers 1870
Williamsonia "sp. 3" Carruthers 1870
Williamsonia "sp. 4" Carruthers 1870
Nilssoniopteris "sp. 1" Nathorst 1909
Nilssoniopteris "sp. 2" Nathorst 1909
Weltrichia "sp. 1" Braun 1843
Otozamites "sp. 1" Braun 1843
Otozamites "sp. 2" Braun 1843
Otozamites "sp. 3" Braun 1843
Pterophyllum "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Ptilophyllum "sp. 1" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 2" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 3" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 4" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 5" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 6" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 7" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 8" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 9" Morris 1840
Ptilophyllum "sp. 10" Morris 1840
Peltaspermopsida
 Peltaspermales - Umkomasiaceae
Pachypteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Pachypteris "sp. 2" Brongniart 1828
Pachypteris "sp. 3" Brongniart 1828
Pinopsida
 Pinales - Podocarpaceae
 Pinales - Araucariaceae
 Pinales -
Brachyphyllum "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Equisetopsida
 Equisetales - Equisetaceae
Equisetites "sp. 1" Sternberg 1833
Ginkgoopsida
 Pentoxylales - Pentoxylaceae
Taeniopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Taeniopteris "sp. 2" Brongniart 1828
Taeniopteris "sp. 3" Brongniart 1828
 Caytoniales - Caytoniaceae
Pteridopsida
  -
Cladophlebis "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 2" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 3" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 4" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 5" Brongniart 1849
 Gleicheniales - Dipteridaceae
Hausmannia "sp. 1" Dunker 1846
Hausmannia "sp. 2" Dunker 1846
 Cyatheales - Dicksoniaceae
Coniopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
 Polypodiales -
Gleichenites "sp. 1" Goeppert 1836
Lycopsida
  - Isoetaceae
Isoetites "sp. 1" Muenster 1842
Isoetites "sp. 2" Muenster 1842
Sphenopteridae
  - Sphenopteridae
Sphenopteris "sp. 1" Sternberg 1825
Phlebopteris
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Selaginellites
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