Nammal Nala Nam532, Salt Range (Triassic of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (32.7° N, 71.8° E: paleocoordinates 39.1° S, 57.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Xenodiscoides perplicatus ammonoid zone, Ceratite Marls Formation, Smithian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified marl

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Palaeontological Institute and Museum of the University of Zurich, Switzerland (PIMUZ)

Primary reference: T. Brühwiler, H. Bucher, D. Ware, E. Schneebeli-Hermann, P. A. Hochuli, G. Roohi, K. Reahman and A. Yaseen. 2012. Smithian (Early Triassic) ammonoids from the Salt Range, Pakistan. Special papers in Palaeontology 88:5-114 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139144: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 08.02.2013, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae
Strobeus batteni Kaim et al. 2013 snail
Cephalopoda
 Ammonoidea - Paranoritidae
Vercherites vercherei Waagen 1895 ceratite
 Ammonoidea - Flemingitidae
Xenodiscoides involutus Frech 1905 ceratite
Xenodiscoides perplicatus Frech 1905 ceratite
 Ammonoidea - Proptychitidae
Paraspidites obesus n. sp. Brühwiler and Bucher 2012 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Hedenstroemiidae
Pseudosageceras multilobatum Noetling 1905 ceratite