Bed No. 199, Al Liqa (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (26.3° N, 44.8° E: paleocoordinates 0.5° N, 33.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Ogivalis ammonoid zone, D7 Hisyan Member (Dhruma Formation), Middle Callovian (164.7 - 161.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, green, yellow claystone and lithified, calcareous 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 141501: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 27.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Pachyceratidae
Pachyceratidae indet. Buckman 1918 ammonite
Erymnoceras cf. coronatum d'Orbigny 1842 ammonite
 Ammonoidea - Proplanulitidae
Proplanulitidae indet. Buckman 1921 ammonite
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae
Bihenithyris barringtoni Muir-Wood 1935
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae