Shaqra, S1695 (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (25.5° N, 45.2° E: paleocoordinates 0.3° S, 33.5° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ermoceras ammonoid zone, Lower Member (Dhruma Formation), Bajocian (170.3 - 168.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the UNSM

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 136078: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Lindy Edwards on 16.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
"Globirhynchia triangulata" = Burmirhynchia termierae
"Globirhynchia triangulata" = Burmirhynchia termierae Rousselle 1965
 Rhynchonellida - Prionorhynchiidae