Bed No. 448, Kashm al Jufayr (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (23.9° N, 46.0° E: paleocoordinates 2.1° S, 33.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Micromphalites cldyocromphalus ammonoid zone, D5 Member (Dhruma Formation), Early/Lower Bathonian (167.7 - 164.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, pebbly, ooidal 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 141480: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 27.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Clydoniceratidae
Micromphalites vertebralis Arkell 1952 ammonite
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Lobothyrididae
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae