Kachchh Jr 19 (Jurassic of India)

Where: India (23.5° N, 70.5° E: paleocoordinates 24.1° S, 33.1° E)

When: Chari Formation, Early/Lower Callovian (164.7 - 161.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; unlithified, sandy siltstone

• finesandy silt (fossils from here) with thin intercalations of finesandy intrasparite

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original calcite, replaced with calcite

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: F.T. F├╝rsich. 2006. Unpublished data from Kachchh. [F. Fursich/F. Fursich/F. Fursich]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 63060: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Franz Fursich on 04.08.2006

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
"Indogrammatodon virgatus" = Grammatodon (Indogrammatodon)
"Indogrammatodon virgatus" = Grammatodon (Indogrammatodon) clam
 Pectinida - Limidae
Pseudolimea duplicata Sowerby 1814 file clam
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
 Carditida - Astartidae
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
Palaeonucula cuneiformis Sowerby 1840 nut clam
Nuculoma wynnei nut clam
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
"Dacryomya lacryma" = Leda lacryma
"Dacryomya lacryma" = Leda lacryma Sowerby 1824 pointed nut clam
Gastropoda
 Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae
Dicroloma sp. Gabb 1868 snail
 Amberleyoidea - Nododelphinulidae
Nododelphinula sp. Cossmann 1916 snail
Cephalopoda
 Ammonoidea -
Ammonitida indet. Hyatt 1889 ammonite
originally entered as "Ammonitida sp."