Katta, lowest compact beds, Lower Productus-limestone (bed 13), 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: Amb Formation, Capitanian (265.1 - 259.9 Ma)

• Lowest beds of the compact Productus-limestone at Katta

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

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 119688: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.10.2011

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Orthida - Schizophoriidae
"Orthis indica" = Acosarina minuta
"Orthis indica" = Acosarina minuta Abich 1878
Gastropoda
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
"Bellerophon cf. blanfordianus" = Bellerophon (Bellerophon) blanfordianus
"Bellerophon cf. blanfordianus" = Bellerophon (Bellerophon) blanfordianus Waagen 1880 snail