Makhtesh Ramon, USGS Mesozoic loc. 29183A (= collection 8) (Triassic of Israel)

Where: Israel (30.6° N, 34.8° E: paleocoordinates 6.9° S, 30.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Limestone gypsum Member (Sa'haronim Formation), Carnian (237.0 - 228.0 Ma)

• 206.9-207.5 m above base of type section

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; red limestone

• platy red limestone, 0.5 meters thick

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression

Reposited in the USNM

• also at: Geological Survey of Israel

Primary reference: I.G. Sohn. 1968. Triassic ostracodes from Makhtesh Ramon, Israel. Israel Geological Survey - Bulletin 44:1-71 [D. Bottjer/C. Powers/C. Jamet]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41693: 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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Ostracoda
 Podocopida - Protocytheridae
"Klinglerella "sp. 1"" = Kinkelinella (Klinglerella)
"Klinglerella "sp. 1"" = Kinkelinella (Klinglerella) ostracod
 Podocopida -
Conodonta
 Conodontophorida -
  -
 Ozarkodinida - Gondolellidae
 Ozarkodinida -
"Ozarkodina torta" = Ozarkodina, "? Hindeodella sp." = Ozarkodina
"Ozarkodina torta" = Ozarkodina conodont
"? Hindeodella sp." = Ozarkodina Branson and Mehl 1933 conodont
 Prioniodontida -
Hibbardella a n. sp. conodont