Dongpan section, bed 8, Fusui County (Permian of China)

Where: Guangxi, China (22.3° N, 107.7° E: paleocoordinates 3.5° N, 99.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Dalong Formation, Changhsingian (254.2 - 252.2 Ma)

• bed 8 of unit 3 of the Dalong Formation, ca. 0.2 m thick, Late Changhsingian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: basinal (); lithified, calcareous mudstone

• calcareous mudstones

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: Micropaleontology Laboratory, Faculty of Earth Sciences, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, People’s Republic of China, with prefix DP.

Primary reference: W. He, S.-Z. Shen, Q. Feng and S. Gu. 2005. A late Changhsingian (Late Permian) deepwater brachiopod fauna from the Talung Formation at the Dongpan Section, Southern Guangxi, South China. Journal of Paleontology 79(5):927-938 [T. Olszewski/L. Fall/L. Fall]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 95337: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 13.04.2010, edited by Leigh Fall, Matthew Clapham and Bethany Allen

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Spumellaria - Litheliidae
Lithelius sinensis1 Feng et al. 2006
 Spumellaria - Angulobracchiidae
Bistarkum martiali1 Feng et al. 2006
 Spumellaria - Pyramispongiidae
Ellipsocopicyntra wani1 Feng et al. 2006
 Spumellaria - Archaeospongoprunidae
Copiellintra elongata1 Feng et al. 2006
 Entactinaria - Palaeolithocycliidae
Palaeolithocyclia pilata1 Feng et al. 2009
 Entactinaria - Entactiniidae
Copicyntra "sp. 3"1 Nazarov and Ormiston 1985
Copicyntra "sp. 4"1 Nazarov and Ormiston 1985
Paracopicyntra ziyunensis1 Feng and Gu 2002
Klaengspongus spinosus1 Sashida 2000
"Entactinia sashidai" = Stigmosphaerostylus1
 Pectinida - Hunanopectinidae
Hunanopecten exilis2 Zhang 1977 scallop
Leptochondria intermedia2 Yin 1983 scallop
 Pectinida - Claraiidae
Claraia liuqiaoensis2 He et al. 2007 scallop
 Pectinida - Euchondriidae
Euchondria fusuiensis2 He et al. 2007 scallop
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Bakevellia sp.2 King 1848 oyster
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
Nuculopsis sp.2 Girty 1912 nut clam
 Productida - Chonopectidae
"Spinomarginifera semicircridge" = Minutomarginifera semicircridge
"Spinomarginifera semicircridge" = Minutomarginifera semicircridge He et al. 2005
 Productida - Monticuliferidae
 Productida - Linoproductidae
"Anidanthus mucronata" = Anidanthus parvimucronata
"Anidanthus mucronata" = Anidanthus parvimucronata He and Shen 2019
 Productida - Productellidae
? Cathaysia sp., "Dongpanoproductus elegans n. gen." = Rugivestis elegans
"Dongpanoproductus elegans n. gen." = Rugivestis elegans He et al. 2005
 Spiriferida - Martiniidae
Martinia liuqiaoiensis4 He et al. 2019
 Spiriferida - Micromartiniidae
Micromartinia kwangsiella5 He and Weldon 2019
 Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae
Attenuatella mengi3 He et al. 2007
 Orthida - Rhipidomellidae
Rhipidomella parvula4 He et al. 2019
 Orthida - Schizophoriidae
Orthotichia sp. Hall and Clarke 1892