Noil Boewan, Niki Niki (Owenites beds) (Triassic of Indonesia)

Where: Timor, Indonesia (9.8° S, 124.5° E: paleocoordinates 12.2° N, 119.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Owenites ammonoid zone, Smithian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Molengraaff

Primary reference: O. A. Welter. 1922. Die Ammoniten der Unteren Trias von Timor. Palaeontologie von Timor 11:83-160 [A. Dunhill/B. Allen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 205630: authorized by Alex Dunhill, entered by Bethany Allen on 17.10.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Kashmiritidae
Hanielites elegans n. gen. n. sp.
Hanielites elegans n. gen. n. sp. Welter 1922 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Ophiceratidae
Vishnuites sp. Diener 1897 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Prionitidae
Meekoceras malayicum Welter 1922 ceratite
Meekoceras cf. mushbachanum White 1879 ceratite
Meekoceras paucesculptatum n. sp. Welter 1922 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Ussuriidae
Ussuria aff. iwanowi Diener 1895 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Flemingitidae
Flemingites densistriatus Welter 1922 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Melagathiceratidae
Owenites simplex Welter 1922 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Aspenitidae
"Aspenites layeriformis n. sp." = Pseudaspenites layeriformis
"Aspenites layeriformis n. sp." = Pseudaspenites layeriformis Welter 1922 ceratite