Nila Wan, Lower Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Permian of Pakistan)

Also known as Nilawan

Where: Pakistan (32.6° N, 72.6° E: paleocoordinates 46.7° S, 55.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Amb Formation, Wordian (268.8 - 265.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, micaceous, gray sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

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 119674: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.10.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Trigoniida -
"Dolabra" arcina n. sp. Waagen 1881 clam
Gastropoda
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Pleurotomaria punjabica" = Callistadia punjabica
"Pleurotomaria punjabica" = Callistadia punjabica Waagen 1880 snail