Locality 4, Juraifa area (Aramco S-1485) (Jurassic of Saudi Arabia)

Where: Saudi Arabia (25.4° N, 45.3° E: paleocoordinates 0.3° S, 33.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Dhruma Formation, Late/Upper Bajocian (171.6 - 167.7 Ma)

• Ermoceras fauna, Limonitic cast bed approximately 86 to 87 m below the Micromphalites clay

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the SM

Primary reference: W. J. Arkell. 1952. Jurassic ammonites from Jebel Tuwaiq, central Arabia. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 236:241-313 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184526: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.03.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Stephanoceratidae
Ermoceras (Kosmermoceras) runcinatum n. sp. Arkell 1952 ammonite
Ermoceras (Ermoceras) aff. mogharense Douvillé 1916 ammonite
? Teloceras sp. ammonite
Stephanoceras arabicum Arkell 1952 ammonite
Ermoceras (Telermoceras) coronatoides Douvillé 1916 ammonite