Katta, coral beds, Middle Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Permian of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (32.6° N, 72.4° E: paleocoordinates 45.4° S, 55.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wargal Formation, Capitanian (265.1 - 259.9 Ma)

• Position in Middle Productus not stated, but very likely from coral beds in lower part of the Wargal Formation

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, yellow limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: replaced with silica

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 119631: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 30.10.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Waagenophyllidae
"Lonsdaleia wynnei n. sp." = Wentzelella (Wentzelella) wynnei
"Lonsdaleia wynnei n. sp." = Wentzelella (Wentzelella) wynnei Waagen and Wentzel 1886 horn coral