Sun Chaku, Karkh (Jurassic of Pakistan)

Also known as Sun Chakko

Where: Balochistan, Pakistan (27.8° N, 67.2° E: paleocoordinates 22.6° S, 36.9° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Sembar Formation, Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

• lowest clay/shale horizon in formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; concretionary, ferruginous claystone

• clay/shale with iron nodules

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by M. S. Malkani

Collection methods: surface (float),

Primary reference: M. S. Malkani. 2003. First Jurassic dinosaur fossils found from Kirthar Range, Khuzdar District, Balochistan, Pakistan. Geological Bulletin, University of Peshawar 36:73-83 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 84192: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.09.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Brohisaurus kirthari n. gen. n. sp.
Brohisaurus kirthari n. gen. n. sp. Malkani 2003 sauropod
MSM-86-K to 94-K, 96-K to 98-K, 101-K to 106-K