Nipania (Jurassic of India)

Also known as PGAP 321

Where: Rajasthan, India (24.7° N, 87.4° E: paleocoordinates 41.0° S, 41.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

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

Environment/lithology:

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S.C. Shah. 1972. Jurassic-Lower Cretaceous megaflora in India - a review. Records of the Geological Survey of India 109(2):55-81 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 30133: 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 -
Pinopsida
 Pinales - Podocarpaceae
 Pinales - Araucariaceae
Araucaria "sp. 1" de Jussieu 1789
 Pinales -
Brachyphyllum "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Brachyphyllum "sp. 2" Brongniart 1828
Brachyphyllum "sp. 3" Brongniart 1828
Brachyphyllum "sp. 4" Brongniart 1828
Equisetopsida
 Equisetales - Equisetaceae
Pteridopsida
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Cladophlebis "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 2" Brongniart 1849