Bed No. 524, Khashm Aba al Hayyal (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (25.4° N, 45.4° E: paleocoordinates 0.5° S, 33.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ogivalis ammonoid zone, Tuwaiq Formation, Callovian (166.1 - 163.5 Ma)

• unit T1

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, argillaceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: Y. Alméras, M. Cougnon, R. Enay and C. Mangold. 2010. Brachiopodes du Jurasique Inférieur et moyen d'Arabie Saoudite centrale. Documents des Laboratoires de Géologie de Lyon 168:1-247 [J. Pálfy/A. Kocsis/A. Kocsis]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141345: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 25.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae
Bihenithyris barringtoni Muir-Wood 1935
Striithyris somaliensis Muir-Wood 1935