Chidru, lower beds of Upper Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Permian of Pakistan)

Also known as Chhidru

Where: Pakistan (32.6° N, 71.8° E: paleocoordinates 42.8° S, 55.7° 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: shallow subtidal; 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 119696: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.10.2011

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Taxonomic list

 Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
"Entalis herculea" = Plagioglypta herculea
"Entalis herculea" = Plagioglypta herculea de Koninck 1863 tusk shell