Bed No. 338, Kashm al Jufayr (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (23.9° N, 46.0° E: paleocoordinates 1.3° S, 33.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Middle Member (Marrat Formation), Tenuicostatum (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; 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 141470: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 27.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae
Bouleiceras elegans Arkell 1952 ammonite
"Protogrammoceras madagascariense" = Protogrammoceras (Paltarpites) madagascariense Thevenin 1908 ammonite
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae
Zeilleria primaria Cooper 1989
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferinidae
Liospiriferina undulata
forma vulgata and obesa
Calyptoria statira Gemmellaro 1874