Altimour, Paktia Province, Locality 914 (Triassic of Afghanistan)

Where: Paktia, Afghanistan (34.1° N, 69.5° E: paleocoordinates 10.2° S, 58.9° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Triassic (252.2 - 247.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; carbonate

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression

Primary reference: M. Collignon. 1973. Ammonites du Trias inferieur et moyen d'Afghanistan. Annales de Paleontologie (Invertebres) 29(2):127-183 [D. Bottjer/C. Powers/C. Jamet]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41670: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Catherine Powers on 19.07.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Kashmiritidae
"Anakashmirites nivalis" = Kashmirites, "Anakashmirites molengraaffi" = Kashmirites, "Anakashmirites angustecostatus" = Nyalamites angustecostatus
"Anakashmirites nivalis" = Kashmirites ceratite
"Anakashmirites molengraaffi" = Kashmirites ceratite
"Anakashmirites angustecostatus" = Nyalamites angustecostatus Welter 1922 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Dieneroceratidae
Dieneroceras subquadratum Smith 1932 ceratite
Dieneroceras spathi Kummel and Steele 1962 ceratite
"Dieneroceras knechti" = Dieneroceras dieneri Hyatt and Smith 1905 ceratite
"Dieneroceras chaoi" = Dieneroceras dieneri Hyatt and Smith 1905 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Prionitidae
"Nordophiceras euomphalum" = Bajarunia alexeevae
"Nordophiceras euomphalum" = Bajarunia alexeevae Popov 1961 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Flemingitidae
? Pseudoflemingites timorensis Spath 1930 ceratite
"Flemingites lidacensis" = Anaxenaspis lidacensis Welter 1922 ceratite
Flemingites pulcher Welter 1922 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Melagathiceratidae
"Owenites koeneni" = Owenites koeneni, "Owenites egrediens" = Owenites koeneni, "Prosphingites slossi" = Paranannites slossi
"Owenites koeneni" = Owenites koeneni Hyatt and Smith 1905 ceratite
"Owenites egrediens" = Owenites koeneni Hyatt and Smith 1905 ceratite
"Prosphingites slossi" = Paranannites slossi Kummel and Steele 1962 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Hedenstroemiidae
Clypites typicus Waagen 1895 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Tirolitidae
Tirolites kittli ceratite
(Paratirolites)
 Ceratitida - Inyoitidae
 Ceratitida - Sibiritidae
 Ceratitida - Longobarditidae
"Keyserlingites bearriverensis" = Silberlingeria bearlakensis
"Keyserlingites bearriverensis" = Silberlingeria bearlakensis Kummel 1969 ceratite