Wadi Daiklah (Permian to of Iraq)

Also known as PGAP 12296

Where: Iraq (33.0° N, 40.0° E: paleocoordinates 18.9° S, 39.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Ga'ara Sandstone Formation, Capitanian to Capitanian (265.1 - 254.2 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: The floral list is a composite of two localities.

Primary reference: P. Ctyroky. 1973. Permian flora from the Ga'ara region (western Iraq). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Monatshefte (1)383-388 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 30194: authorized by Allister Rees, entered by Allister Rees on 02.04.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• List from p. 383. Genus-level assignments and numbers of species are from the PGAP database. Species names are in the process of being entered.
 Filicinae -
Pecopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1822
Protoblechnum "sp. 1" Lesquereux 1880
  - Sigillariaceae
Sigillaria "sp. 1" Brongniart 1822
Lobatannularia "sp. 1" Kawasaki 1927
 Cycadales -
Taeniopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828 cycads
Plagiozamites "sp. 1" Zeiller 1894