Ali Sang Section B, Bed 5, Wardak (Permian of Afghanistan)

Where: Afghanistan (34.1° N, 68.5° E: paleocoordinates 27.9° S, 61.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: D Member (Wardak Formation), Roadian (272.3 - 268.8 Ma)

• Murghabian Neoschwagerina simplex

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, shelly/skeletal, black, sandy limestone and lithified, gray shale

• Alternance de calcaires greseux bioclastiques noirs et de schistes gris

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Termier, H. Termier, A.F. Lapparent and P. Marin. 1974. Monographie du Permo-Carbonifère de Wardak (Afghanistan Central). Documents des Laboratoires de Géologie de la Faculté des Sciences de Lyon, Hors Série 2:1-165 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 81407: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 22.06.2008

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Proetida - Proetidae
Pseudophillipsia sumatrensis Roemer 1880 trilobite
Strophomenata
 Productida - Echinoconchidae
 Productida -
Septiconcha taeniosa Termier et al. 1974
 Productida - Productellidae
"Kutorginella lapparenti" = Retimarginifera lapparenti
"Kutorginella lapparenti" = Retimarginifera lapparenti Termier et al. 1974
 Productida - Productidae
? Liraplecta sp.1 Jin and Sun 1981
Kochiproductus afghanus Termier et al. 1974
"Retaria sp." = Kutorginella
 Productida - Schrenkiellidae
Permundaria sp.2 Nakamura et al. 1970
 Productida - Rugosochonetidae
"Plicochonetes simulata" = Waterhouseiella simulata, "Neochonetes vialis" = Neochonetes (Sommeriella) vialis
"Plicochonetes simulata" = Waterhouseiella simulata Reed 1944
"Neochonetes vialis" = Neochonetes (Sommeriella) vialis Reed 1944
 Productida - Lyttoniidae
Leptodus trapezium Termier et al. 1974
Oldhamina decipiens de Koninck 1863
 Productida - Permianellidae
Dicystoconcha lapparenti Termier et al. 1974
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
Dielasma radiatum Termier et al. 1974
 Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae
"Purdonella alisangensis" = Cartorhium alisangensis
"Purdonella alisangensis" = Cartorhium alisangensis Termier et al. 1974
 Spiriferida - Martiniidae
Martinia nucula Rothpletz 1892
 Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchoporidae
 Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae
"Stenoscisma giganteum" = Stenoscisma gigantea
"Stenoscisma giganteum" = Stenoscisma gigantea Diener 1897
 Orthida - Schizophoriidae
"Schizophoria juresanensis" = Acosarina juresanensis
"Schizophoria juresanensis" = Acosarina juresanensis Tschernyschew 1902
 Orthida - Rhipidomellidae
Rhipidomella cora d'Orbigny 1842
Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Plerophyllidae
"Pleramplexus similis" = Paracaninia similis, Pleramplexus sp.
"Pleramplexus similis" = Paracaninia similis Schindewolf 1942 horn coral
Pleramplexus sp. Schindewolf 1940 horn coral