Saudi Arabia

Just out | A distinctive marginal marine palynological assemblage from the Přídolí of northwestern Saudi Arabia @ Revue de Micropaléontologie

Just out @ Revue de Micropaléontologie A distinctive marginal marine palynological assemblage from the Přídolí of northwestern Saudi Arabia Author(s) Pierre Breuer, Sa’id Al-Hajri, Alain Le Hérissé, Florentin Paris, Philippe Steemans, Jacques Verniers, Charles H. Wellman Abstract: A rare occurrence of a rich and diverse palynological assemblage from the Tawil Formation is described from well JLMD-EW-8 in northwestern Saudi Arabia. The composition of this assemblage strongly indicates a middle Přídolí age.

Just out | How to Discriminate Athalassic and Marginal Marine Microfaunas: Foraminifera and Other Fossils from an Early Holocene Continental Lake in Northern Saudi Arabia @ Journal of Foraminiferal Research

Just out @ Journal of Foraminiferal Research How to Discriminate Athalassic and Marginal Marine Microfaunas: Foraminifera and Other Fossils from an Early Holocene Continental Lake in Northern Saudi Arabia Author(s) Anna Pint, Max Engel, Sandra Melzer, Peter Frenzel, Birgit Plessen, Helmut Brückner Abstract: The occurrence of athalassic foraminiferal species, along with the brackish-water ostracod Cyprideis torosa, the barnacle Amphibalanus amphitrite, and brackish-water gastropods, prove the existence of a saline lake