Dhruma, S1046 (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (24.2° N, 46.3° E: paleocoordinates 1.8° S, 33.9° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Thambites ammonoid zone, Middle Member (Dhruma Formation), Bathonian (168.3 - 166.1 Ma)

• 24.8 m above Dhibi Member

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 136097: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Lindy Edwards on 17.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Eudesiidae
"Sphriganaria magharensis" = Eudesia (Sphriganaria) magharensis, "Sphriganaria costellata" = Eudesia (Sphriganaria) rollieri
"Sphriganaria magharensis" = Eudesia (Sphriganaria) magharensis Farag 1960
new combination
"Sphriganaria costellata" = Eudesia (Sphriganaria) rollieri Farag 1962
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
"Conarosia concinna" = Burmirhynchia moulani, "Conarosia ovata" = Burmirhynchia moulani, "Conarosia medialis" = Burmirhynchia moulani
"Conarosia concinna" = Burmirhynchia moulani Alméras 1987
"Conarosia ovata" = Burmirhynchia moulani Alméras 1987
"Conarosia medialis" = Burmirhynchia moulani Alméras 1987
 Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae
Eurysites rotundus Cooper 1989