Bed No. 204, 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: Solidum ammonoid zone, T3 Member (Tuwaiq Mountain Formation), Late/Upper Callovian (164.7 - 161.2 Ma)

• at the border of T2 and T3 members

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, yellow 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 141502: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 27.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Postepithyrididae
 Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae
Bihenithyris weiri Muir-Wood 1935
Striithyris somaliensis Muir-Wood 1935
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
Kutchirhynchia indica d'Orbigny 1847