South of Fort Lockhart, Samana Range (Cretaceous of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (33.6° N, 70.9° E: paleocoordinates 30.2° S, 48.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lumishwal Formation, Early/Lower Albian (112.0 - 109.0 Ma)

• Top of the Lumishwal Formation, from a condensed fauna. Ammonites indicate several levels in the Lower Albian (elsewhere in the region the Lumishwal Formation yields Middle and Late Albian ammonites).

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, replaced with phosphate

Collection methods: Repository: Geological Survey of Pakistan

Primary reference: H. C. Klinger, W. J. Kennedy, and K. P. Minor. 2010. Tarrantites, a new heteromorph ammonite genus from the Albian of Texas and Pakistan. African Natural History 6:91-99 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 177362: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 24.03.2016

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Cleoniceratidae
 Ammonitida - Lyelliceratidae
Lyelliceras pseudolyelli Parona and Bonarelli 1897 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Prolyelliceratidae
"Prolyelliceras flandrini" = Prolyelliceras gevreyi
"Prolyelliceras flandrini" = Prolyelliceras gevreyi Jacob 1907 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Hamitidae
Hamites sp. Parkinson 1811 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Anisoceratidae
Tarrantites adkinsi Scott 1928 ammonite
Anisoceras arrogans Giebel 1852 ammonite
 Ammonitida - Douvilleiceratidae
Douvilleiceras mammillatum Schlotheim 1813 ammonite