Moosakhail (Fleming coll) (Permian of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (32.6° N, 71.8° E: paleocoordinates 42.7° S, 55.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Kalabagh Member (Wargal Formation), Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• No stratigraphic details given in original paper, but specimens are silicified, suggesting derivation from Kalabagh member.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: replaced with silica

Collected by Andrew Fleming in 1848,1852

Primary reference: T. Davidson. 1862. On some Carboniferous Brachiopoda collected in India by A. Fleming, MD, and W. Purdon, Esq, FGS. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society 18:25-35 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 117776: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 26.09.2011

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Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Strophalosiidae
"Strophalosia rarispina" = Echinalosia rarispina2
"Strophalosia rarispina" = Echinalosia rarispina2 Waagen 1884
var.
 Productida - Echinoconchidae
"Productus purdoni" = Contraspina purdoni
"Productus purdoni" = Contraspina purdoni Davidson 1862
 Productida - Productellidae
"Marginifera typica" = Marginifera (Marginifera) typica2
"Marginifera typica" = Marginifera (Marginifera) typica2 Waagen 1884
 Productida - Productidae
"Productus indicus" = Costiferina indica2
"Productus indicus" = Costiferina indica2 Waagen 1884
 Productida - Linoproductidae
"Productus lineatus" = Linoproductus lineatus2
"Productus lineatus" = Linoproductus lineatus2 Waagen 1884
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
"Streptorhynchus pectiniformis" = Kiangsiella pectiniformis
"Streptorhynchus pectiniformis" = Kiangsiella pectiniformis Davidson 1862
 Orthotetida - Derbyiidae
Derbyia grandis3 Waagen 1884
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Neoretziidae
"Retzia grandicosta n. sp." = Hustedia grandicosta
"Retzia grandicosta n. sp." = Hustedia grandicosta Davidson 1862
Retzia radialis var. grandicosta
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
"Athyris royssii" = Cleiothyridina deroissyi, Spirigerella derbyi1, "Athyris grandis n. sp." = Spirigerella grandis
"Athyris royssii" = Cleiothyridina deroissyi Leveille 1835
Spirigerella derbyi1 Waagen 1883
Athyris subtilita specimen in pl 1, fig 8 of Davidson
"Athyris grandis n. sp." = Spirigerella grandis Davidson 1862
Athyris subtilita var. grandis
 Terebratulida - Notothyrididae
"Terebratula subvesicularis n. sp." = Notothyris subvesicularis
"Terebratula subvesicularis n. sp." = Notothyris subvesicularis Davidson 1862
 Terebratulida - Gillediidae
"Terebratula himalayensis n. sp." = Hemiptychina himalayensis
"Terebratula himalayensis n. sp." = Hemiptychina himalayensis Davidson 1862
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
"Terebratula problematica n. sp." = Whitspakia problematica
"Terebratula problematica n. sp." = Whitspakia problematica Davidson 1862
Terebratula biplicata var. problematica
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferellinidae
"Spiriferina cristata" = Spiriferellina cristata1
"Spiriferina cristata" = Spiriferellina cristata1 von Schlotheim 1816
 Spiriferinida - Paraspiriferinidae
"Spiriferina multiplicata" = Paraspiriferina multiplicata1
"Spiriferina multiplicata" = Paraspiriferina multiplicata1 Sowerby 1829
Spiriferina octoplicata specimen in pl 1, fig 11 of Davidson
 Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae
"Spirifera moosakhailensis n. sp." = Neospirifer (Neospirifer) moosakhailensis
"Spirifera moosakhailensis n. sp." = Neospirifer (Neospirifer) moosakhailensis Davidson 1862
 Spiriferida - Elythidae
"Reticularia indica" = Permophricodothyris indica1
"Reticularia indica" = Permophricodothyris indica1 Waagen 1883
 Rhynchonellida - Allorhynchidae
 Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae
"Camarophoria purdoni n. sp." = Stenoscisma purdoni
"Camarophoria purdoni n. sp." = Stenoscisma purdoni Davidson 1862