Fossil Bed F.2232, Panoba, Kohat (Eocene of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (33.6° N, 71.9° E: paleocoordinates 7.5° N, 66.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Shekhan Formation, Ypresian (56.0 - 47.8 Ma)

• Middle Shekhan Limestone (local subzone 3b)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by F.E. Eames; reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: F. E. Eames. 1952. A contribution to the study of the Eocene in Western Pakistan and Western India: C. The description of the Scaphopoda and Gastropoda from standard sections in the Rakhi Nala and Zindar Pir areas of the Western Punjab and in the Kohat District. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series B 236:1-168 [L. Ivany/L. Ivany/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184065: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 28.01.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Tectibranchia - Akeridae
Akera pseudodesioi Eames 1952 snail