Chidru, topmost Middle Productus, 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: Kalabagh Member (Wargal Formation), Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• Topmost beds of the Middle Productus limestone

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: W. Waagen. 1882. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part IV, fas. 1. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(4):329-390 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 89058: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.05.2009

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Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Gillediidae
 Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae
"Spirifer musakheylensis" = Neospirifer (Neospirifer) moosakhailensis1
"Spirifer musakheylensis" = Neospirifer (Neospirifer) moosakhailensis1 Davidson 1862
 Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae
"Camerophoria purdoni" = Stenoscisma purdoni1
"Camerophoria purdoni" = Stenoscisma purdoni1 Davidson 1862
 Cystoporida - Fistuliporidae
"Fistulipora parasitica" = Eridopora parasitica2
"Fistulipora parasitica" = Eridopora parasitica2 Waagen and Wentzel 1886
Carterina pyramidata
  - Disjectoporidae
"Carterina pyramidata n. gen. n. sp." = Arduorhiza pyramidata3
"Carterina pyramidata n. gen. n. sp." = Arduorhiza pyramidata3 Waagen and Wentzel 1888