Where: Madhya Pradesh, India (22.8° N, 77.7° E: paleocoordinates 0.0° N, 0.0° E)
• coordinate estimated from map
When: Ganurgarh Shales and Limestone Formation (Bhander Group), Riphean to Riphean (1650.0 - 635.0 Ma)
• Late Riphean to Vendian.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: lagoonal or restricted shallow subtidal; shale and limestone
•The sedimentary features suggest that the lower part was deposited in a shallow logoon, and the upper part accumulated in a supratidal environment.
Size class: microfossils
Primary reference: P. K. Maithy and R. Babu. 1993. Organic-walled microfossils from the Ganurgarh Shale Formation (Bhander Group, Vindhyan Supergroup), Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh, India. Journal of The Palaeontological Society of India 38:43-49 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 140265: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 06.03.2013
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