Haushi-Huqf (Permian of Oman)

Where: Oman (22.0° N, 58.0° E: paleocoordinates 36.0° S, 53.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Gharif Formation, Wordian (268.8 - 265.1 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial-deltaic; lithified sandstone

• Alternating cross bedded coarse-to medium-grained whitish to reddish sandstone wigh gravel lenses and silicified fossil logs.

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression, permineralized

Primary reference: M. Berthelin, J. Broutin, H. Kerp, S. Crasquin-Soleau, J.P. Platel and J. Roger. 2003. The Oman Gharif mixed paleoflora: A useful tool for testing Permian Pangea reconstructions. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 196:85-98 [R. Gastaldo/R. Gastaldo/R. Gastaldo]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 35517: authorized by Robert Gastaldo, entered by Robert Gastaldo on 19.12.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Dictyopteridiopsida
 Dictyopteridiales - Dictyopteridiaceae
Equisetopsida
 Sphenophyllales - Sphenophyllaceae
 Gigantopteridales -
Gigantonoclea sp. Koidzumi 1936
Lepidodendraceae
  - Lepidodendraceae
Calamitaceae
  - Calamitaceae
Sigillariaceae
  - Sigillariaceae
Gigantopteris
  - Gigantopteridaceae
Gigantopteris sp. Geyler 1886