Bed No. 639, Al Lughf (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (25.2° N, 45.4° E: paleocoordinates 0.6° S, 33.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Member (Dhruma Formation), Bathonian (168.3 - 166.1 Ma)

• unit D6

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, argillaceous limestone and lithified, yellow dolomite

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 141356: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 25.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae