Kumbi (Oligocene of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (29.0° N, 69.0° E: paleocoordinates 19.4° N, 67.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Bugti Member (Chitarwata Formation), Rupelian (33.9 - 28.1 Ma)

• level 0

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. Adnet, P. -O. Antoine, S. R. Hassan Baqri, J. Crochet, L. Marivaux, J. Welcomme, and G. Métais. 2007. New tropical carcharhinids (chondrichthyes, Carcharhiniformes) from the late Eocene–early Oligocene of Balochistan, Pakistan: Paleoenvironmental and paleogeographic implications. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 30(2):303-323 [M. Uhen/S. Alam/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 150337: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 06.09.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Rajiformes - Rhynchobatidae
Rhynchobatus cf. pristinus Probst 1877 wedgefish
 Rhinopristiformes - Pristidae
Pristis cf. lathami Galeotti 1837 sawfish
 Myliobatiformes - Dasyatidae
Himantura sp. Müller and Henle 1837 whiptail stingray
Dasyatis sp. Rafinesque 1810 whiptail stingray
 Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae
Myliobatis sp. Cuvier 1816 eagle ray
 Lamniformes - Odontaspididae
Odontaspididae indet. Müller and Henle 1839 sand tiger shark
 Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae
Negaprion sp. Whitley 1940 lemon shark
Carcharhinus sp. de Blainville 1816 requiem shark
species 2
Carcharhinus balochenisis Adnet et al. 2007 requiem shark
Carcharhinus perseus Adnet et al. 2007 requiem shark
Rhizoprionodon sp. Whitley 1929 sharpnose shark
 Carchariniformes - Hemigaleidae
"Hemipristis cf. serra" = Hemipristis heteropleurus
"Hemipristis cf. serra" = Hemipristis heteropleurus Agassiz 1844 ground shark
 Euselachii -
Orectolobiformes indet. Applegate 1972 carpet shark
 Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae
? Nebrius obliquum nurse shark