Altimour, Paktia Province, Locality 766 (Triassic of Afghanistan)

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

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-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 41672: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Catherine Powers on 19.07.2004

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Kashmiritidae
"Anakashmirites angustecostatus" = Nyalamites angustecostatus
"Anakashmirites angustecostatus" = Nyalamites angustecostatus Welter 1922 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Flemingitidae