Wadi Atj, S1730 (Jurassic to of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (25.0° N, 45.7° E: paleocoordinates 0.9° S, 33.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Upper Member (Dhruma Formation), Bathonian to Bathonian (168.3 - 163.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: G. A. Cooper. 1989. Jurassic brachiopods of Saudi Arabia. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 65:1-213 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136004: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Lindy Edwards on 14.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Eudesiidae
Xenorina ovata Cooper 1989
 Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae
"Arabicella subplana" = Arabatia bihinensis
"Arabicella subplana" = Arabatia bihinensis Weir 1929
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
"Somalirhynchia deficiens" = Kutchirhynchia gregoryi
"Somalirhynchia deficiens" = Kutchirhynchia gregoryi Weir 1929