Saiwan section 6-3, sample 965-8 (Permian of Oman)

Where: Oman (20.9° N, 57.6° E: paleocoordinates 37.0° S, 52.5° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Khuff Formation, Wordian (268.8 - 265.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, sandy limestone

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Collected by Charles Henderson

Collection methods: chemical, acetic

• Repository: University of Calgary

Primary reference: M. B. Koot, G. Cuny, A. Tintori and R. J. Twitchett. 2013. A new diverse shark fauna from the Wordian (Middle Permian) Khuff Formation in the interior Haushi-Huqf area, Sultanate of Oman. Palaeontology 56:303-343 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 140670: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 14.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Hybodontiformes -
Omanoselache hendersoni Koot et al. 2013 elasmobranch
Gunnellodus bellistriatus Gunnell 1933 elasmobranch
 Ctenacanthiformes - Ctenacanthidae
Glikmanius cf. myachkovensis Lebedev 2001 elasmobranch