Vurcha, compact beds, Middle Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Warth coll) (Permian of Pakistan)

Also known as Warcha

Where: Pakistan (32.5° N, 72.0° E: paleocoordinates 42.9° S, 55.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• Unspecified horizons in Middle Productus-limestone

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, replaced with silica

Collected by Warth

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 119682: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.10.2011

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Taxonomic list

 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
Bellerophon squamatus Waagen 1880 snail