Tulong South JSB20, Nyalam County (Triassic of China)

Where: Xizang, China (28.4° N, 86.2° E: paleocoordinates 48.9° S, 65.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Qudenggongba Formation, Bithynian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Tulong Group, Middle Informal Formation, lower part. Beds with Japonites and Hollandites.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: Y. G. Jin, D. L. Sun, and J. Y. Rong. 1976. Mesozoic and Cenozoic brachiopods from the Mount Jolmo Lungma region. A Report of the Scientific Expedition in the Mount Jolmo Lungma Region (1966-1968) 2:271-357 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 110244: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 05.06.2011

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferellinidae
Tulungospirifer stracheyi n. gen. Salter 1865
Gastropoda
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
"Bellerophon (Dicellonema) dicellonematum n. sp." = Dicellonema dicellonemata
"Bellerophon (Dicellonema) dicellonematum n. sp." = Dicellonema dicellonemata Yu and Wang 1975 snail
 Murchisoniina - Spirostylidae
? Spirostylus sp. Kittl 1894 snail