Occurrences of Nummulites Fossil in Limestone in Kohistan Island Arc an Igneous and Metamorphic Zone

Muhammad Jehangir Khan
2018 Journal of Ecology & Natural Resources  
Nummulites fossil were mostly present during the Late Paleocene to Early Oligocene time in carbonate deposits especially representing about 30 million years. Of these species large foraminifera were good indicator of shallow marine environments. Paleonummilites thalicus species of Nummulites were found in KIA (Sheringal area) an extremely metigneous zone. Rock hosting these fossils were limestone.
doi:10.23880/jenr-16000127 fatcat:ctklucdoojerhm3swkmzgwm5i4