Kota (Jurassic to of India)

Also known as PGAP 478

Where: Maharashtra, India (18.9° N, 80.0° E: paleocoordinates 34.4° S, 30.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Middle Jurassic to Middle Jurassic (174.1 - 145.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology:

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Rajanikanth and Sukh-Dev. 1989. The Kota Formation: fossil flora and stratigraphy. Geophytology 19(1):52-64 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 30131: 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 -
Otozamites "sp. 1" Braun 1843
Ptilophyllum "sp. 1" Morris 1840
Pinopsida
 Pinales - Podocarpaceae
 Pinales - Araucariaceae
 Pinales -
Brachyphyllum "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Equisetopsida
 Equisetales - Equisetaceae
Equisetites "sp. 1" Sternberg 1833
Pteridopsida
  -
Cladophlebis "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 2" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 3" Brongniart 1849
 Gleicheniales - Dipteridaceae
Hausmannia "sp. 1" Dunker 1846
 Cyatheales - Dicksoniaceae
Coniopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
Coniopteris "sp. 2" Brongniart 1849
Sphenopteridae
  - Sphenopteridae
Sphenopteris "sp. 1" Sternberg 1825