Isfahan Province, Bagher Abad village, Qadir Member (Triassic of Iran)

Where: Iran (33.1° N, 52.0° E: paleocoordinates 30.8° N, 45.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Nayband Formation, Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• Upper Triassic.

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified sandstone

• The uppermost Qadir Member comprises intercalating sandstones and marls total up to 200 m think.

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: M. Mannani and M. Yazdi. 2009. Late Triassic and Early Cretaceous sedimentary sequences of the northern Isfahan Province (Central Iran): stratigraphy and paleoenvironments. Boletín de la Sociedad Geológica Mexicana 61(3):367-374 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 138963: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 05.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae