Arda A25 (Jurassic of Jordan)

Where: Jordan (32.1° N, 35.6° E: paleocoordinates 10.8° N, 30.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Mughanniyya Formation (Azab Group), Callovian (166.1 - 163.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; unlithified marl

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, original calcite, replaced with calcite

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: F. Ahmad. 1998. Taxonomy and palaeoecology of the benthic macroinvertebrate fauna from the Middle Jurassic of northwestern Jordan. [F. Fursich/F. Fursich/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 35742: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Simone Hicks on 06.01.2004, edited by Franz Fursich, Marko Manojlovic and Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
Protocardia sp. Beyrich 1845 cockle
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Eudesiidae
"Eudesia cardium" = Eudesia (Eudesia) cardium Lamarck 1819
 Terebratulida - Lobothyrididae
Tubithyris chouberti Rousselle 1965
 Terebratulida - Lissajousithyrididae
Monsardithyris sp. Almeras 1970
 Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
Daghanirhynchia "sp.A" Muir-Wood 1935
Daghanirhynchia rawyaensis2 Feldman et al. 2014
Pycnoria magna1 Cooper 1989