Nanga, Upper Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Permian of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (32.5° N, 72.0° E: paleocoordinates 42.9° S, 55.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: W. H. Waagen. 1880. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part II. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(2):73-183 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 119623: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 30.10.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Productellidae
"Marginifera typica" = Marginifera (Marginifera) typica2
"Marginifera typica" = Marginifera (Marginifera) typica2 Waagen 1884
 Productida - Productidae
"Productus subcostatus" = Costiferina subcostata2
"Productus subcostatus" = Costiferina subcostata2 Waagen 1884
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
"Athyris subexpansa" = Cleiothyridina subexpansa1 Waagen 1883
Spirigerella derbyi1 Waagen 1883
Gastropoda
 Bellerophontida - Euphemitidae
"Euphemus indicus" = Euphemites indicus
"Euphemus indicus" = Euphemites indicus Waagen 1880 snail
Scaphopoda
 Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
"Entalis herculea" = Plagioglypta herculea
"Entalis herculea" = Plagioglypta herculea de Koninck 1863 tusk shell
Stenolaemata
 Trepostomida - Stenoporidae
Stenopora ovata3 Lonsdale 1844