Zaluch Zal52, Salt Range (Triassic of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (32.8° N, 71.7° E: paleocoordinates 38.9° S, 57.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Brayardites compressus ammonoid zone, Upper Ceratite Limestone Formation, Smithian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified limestone

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 139164: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 09.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Ceratitida - Arctoceratidae
Brayardites compressus Brühwiler et al. 2010 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Melagathiceratidae
? Juvenites sp. Smith 1927 ceratite