K7323, Igdir (Triassic to of Turkey)

Where: Turkey (40.3° N, 29.2° E: paleocoordinates 15.7° N, 36.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Dienerian to Dienerian (252.2 - 247.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: basinal (); lithified limestone and siltstone

• thin-bedded black marly limestone within dark shales and siltstones

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original silica

Primary reference: H. W. Kozur, O. Kaya, and H. Mostler. 1996. First evidence of lower to middle Scythian (Dienerian - lower Olenekian) radiolarians from the Karakaya Zone of northwestern Turkey. Geologisch-Paläontologische Mitteilungen Innsbruck S4:271-285 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 95174: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 09.04.2010

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Taxonomic list

Radiolaria
 Entactinaria - Entactiniidae
 Spumellaria -
Spumellaria indet. radiolarian
Hexactinellida
 Lyssakida -
Lyssakida indet. Zittel 1877 glass sponge