Russian Journal of Pacific Geology

, Volume 12, Issue 6, pp 469–486 | Cite as

Stratigraphic Subdivisions of the Lower Triassic of South Primorye Region. Article 3. First Findings of Euflemingites prynadai and Shimanskyites shimanskyi (Ammonoidea) in the SMID Section

  • O. P. SmyshlyaevaEmail author
  • Yu. D. Zakharov
  • A. M. Popov
  • L. G. Bondarenko
  • I. V. Borisov


Stratigraphically important early Olenekian ammonoids are found for the first time in the SMID section (outskirts of the town of Artem, southern Primorye): Euflemingites prynadai (Kiparisova), Shimanskyites shimanskyi Zakharov et Smyshlyaeva, Parussuria semenovi Zakharov, and Xenoceltites aff. variostatus Brayard et Bucher. The scheme of zonal subdivisions of the lower substage of the Olenekian Stage of this region is refined on the basis of new paleontological data.

Keywords: Lower Triassic Olenekian Stage ammonoids southern Primorye Russia 



The authors are grateful to A.G. Konstantinov and an anonymous reviewer for valuable criticism and to S.A. Kasatkin and S.S. Kasatkina for help in collection of the material in the SMID quarry. This work was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, project no. 18-05-00023A.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • O. P. Smyshlyaeva
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yu. D. Zakharov
    • 1
  • A. M. Popov
    • 1
  • L. G. Bondarenko
    • 1
    • 2
  • I. V. Borisov
    • 3
  1. 1.Far East Geological Institute, Far East Branch, Russian Academy of SciencesVladivostokRussia
  2. 2.Far East Federal UniversityVladivostokRussia
  3. 3.Independent ResearcherVladivostokRussia

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