Khadlu (Cretaceous of India)

Where: India (22.0° N, 75.8° E: paleocoordinates 40.3° S, 44.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Nimar Sandstone Formation, Cretaceous (145.0 - 66.0 Ma)

• oyster bed in the Nimar Sandstone

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Primary reference: G. W. Chiplonkar and M. A. Ghare. 1977. Palaeontology of the Bagh beds - Part VI - Pisces. Publication of the Centre of Advanced Study in Geology 11:130-138 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 91548: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 01.10.2009

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Pristiformes - Pristidae
Onchopristis indicus n. sp. sawfish
Actinopteri
 Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae
Coelodus malwaensis n. sp. Chiplonkar and Ghare 1977