Qipan River section, Bed 2, AET 842, Qipan Formation, Tarim Basin: Kungurian, China

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae
Marginifera (Arenaria) yinjishaensis n. sp. Chen and Shi 2006
Marginifera (Arenaria) arenaria (Grant 1976)
(13 measurements)
Strophomenata - Productida - Productidae
Reticulatia sp. Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960
sp. B (1 measurement)
Strophomenata - Productida - Monticuliferidae
Chianella chianensis (Chao 1927)
synonym of Haydenella kiangsiensis
Costatumulus pseudotruncata (Ustritsky 1960)
recombined as Liaozhuotingia pseudotruncata
(3 measurements)
Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Athyrididae
Cleiothyridina circularis (Ustritsky 1960)
Chen and Shi 2006
(2 measurements)
Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
Ustritskia pseudotimanicum (Ustritsky 1960)
Chen and Shi 2006
(9 measurements)
Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Martiniidae
Martinia sp. M'Coy 1844
Chen and Shi 2006
see common names

Country:China State/province:Xinjiang
Coordinates: 37.6° North, 76.8° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:31.0° North, 67.6° East
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Geographic resolution:small collection
Period:Permian Epoch:Cisuralian
Stage:Kungurian 10 m.y. bin:Permian 2
Key time interval:Kungurian
Age range of interval:279.30000 - 272.30000 m.y. ago
Local section:Qipan River Local bed:2
Local order:bottom to top
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Stratigraphy comments: sample AET 842, Chianella chianensis (=Kc) brachiopod zone
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified sandstone
Secondary lithology: lithified argillaceous "limestone"
Environment:marine indet.
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Preservation of anatomical detail:good
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:field collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:62740
Authorizer:W. Kiessling Enterer:U. Merkel
Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2006-07-27 02:35:59 Last modified:2006-07-27 05:35:59
Access level:the public Released:2006-07-27 02:35:57
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

18087. Z. Q. Chen and G. R. Shi. 2006. Artinskian-Kungurian (Early Permian) brachiopod faunas from the Tarim Basin, Northwest China, Part 1: Biostratigraphy and systematics of Productida. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 274(3-6):113-177 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]

Secondary references:

18102 Z. Q. Chen and G. R. Shi. 2006. Artinskian-Kungurian (Early Permian) brachiopod faunas from the Tarim Basin, Northwest China, Part 2: Paleobiogeography, and systematics of Orthotetida, Orthida, Spiriferida, Spiriferinida, Rhynchonellida, Athyridida and Terebratulida. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 275(1-3):1-53 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]