West of Khura, lower beds of Upper Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Permian of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (32.4° N, 72.2° E: paleocoordinates 43.1° S, 55.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Chhidru Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• Lower beds of the upper division

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: W. Waagen and J. Wentzel. 1886. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part VI. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(6):835-924 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 119617: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 30.10.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Productida - Productellidae
Chonetella nasuta1 Waagen 1884
 Productida - Rugosochonetidae
"Chonetes squamulifera" = Waagenites squamulifera1
"Chonetes squamulifera" = Waagenites squamulifera1 Waagen 1884
 Productida - Richthofeniidae
Richthofenia lawrenciana2 de Koninck 1863
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Pleurotomaria punjabica" = Callistadia punjabica3
"Pleurotomaria punjabica" = Callistadia punjabica3 Waagen 1880 snail
lower and middle beds, not stated
 Stauriida - Polycoeliidae
""Geinitzella" columnaris" = Calophyllum columnare
""Geinitzella" columnaris" = Calophyllum columnare von Schlotheim 1813 horn coral
variety not stated (bryozoan)