Tadjik Depression (Cretaceous of Afghanistan)

Where: Afghanistan (36.0° N, 67.3° E: paleocoordinates 24.2° N, 70.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Cenomanian (100.5 - 93.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: N. N. Bobkova. 1961. Late Cretaceous Oysters from the Tadjik Depression. Trudy. VSEGEI NS 50 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186338: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 21.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
"Exogyra olisiponensis" = Exogyra (Costagyra) olisiponensis
"Exogyra olisiponensis" = Exogyra (Costagyra) olisiponensis Sharpe 1850 oyster
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
"Lopha (Lopha) dichotoma" = Oscillopha dichotoma
"Lopha (Lopha) dichotoma" = Oscillopha dichotoma Bayle 1849 oyster