Boqer-1 Well, 3500-3526 m, Negev Desert (Permian of Israel)

Where: Israel (30.8° N, 34.7° E: paleocoordinates 16.2° S, 35.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Arqov Formation, Changhsingian (254.2 - 252.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; lithified shale

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. Gerry, A. Honigstein, B. Derin and A. Flexer. 1987. Late Permian ostracodes of Israel. Taxonomy, distribution, and paleogeographical implications. Senckenbergiana Lethaea 68(1-4):197-223 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 40950: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Matthew Clapham on 04.07.2004

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Taxonomic list

Ostracoda "indet. 3" Latreille 1802 ostracod
 Podocopida - Cytherissinellidae
Arqoviella permiana Gerry and Honigstein 1987 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiidae
Bairdia sp. M'Coy 1844 ostracod
Cryptobairdia bolzi Kozur 1985 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Amphissitidae
"Amphissites (Amphissites) hungaricus" = Parahollinella hungarica
"Amphissites (Amphissites) hungaricus" = Parahollinella hungarica Zalanyi 1974 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Kirkbyidae
Aurikirkbya cf. formula Ishizaki 1964 ostracod
 Platycopida - Knoxitidae
"Italogeisina transita" = Sargentina transita
"Italogeisina transita" = Sargentina transita Kozur 1985 ostracod
 Platycopida - Cavellinidae
Cavellina sp. ostracod