Bed No. 120, Fara'id al Ahmar (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (22.5° N, 46.0° E: paleocoordinates 3.4° S, 32.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Ogivalis ammonoid zone, T1 Member (Tuwaiq Mountain Formation), Middle Callovian (164.7 - 161.2 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 141530: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 28.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae
Arapsothyris magna Cooper 1989