Nam Loong No. 1 Mine, Kinta Valley, Kampar (Permian of Malaysia)

Where: Malaysia (4.3° N, 101.1° E: paleocoordinates 30.6° S, 122.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Nam Loong Formation, Sakmarian (295.5 - 290.1 Ma)

• Material comes from 15 foot (4.5 m) thick stratum

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, shelly/skeletal, black, gray limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by D.J. Gobbett in 1972

Primary reference: G. R. Shi and J. B. Waterhouse. 1991. Early Permian brachiopods from Perak, west Malaysia. Journal of Southeast Asian Earth Sciences 6:25-39 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 117676: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 25.09.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Echinoconchidae
 Productida - Productellidae
Stictozoster lata n. sp. Shi and Waterhouse 1991
12 ventral, 6 dorsal
Transennatia sp. Waterhouse 1975
1 ventral
 Productida - Monticuliferidae
Globiella sp.
2 ventral
 Productida - Linoproductidae
Kasetia kaseti Waterhouse 1981
1 ventral
 Productida - Rugosochonetidae
Rugosochonetidae indet. Muir-Wood 1962
1 ventral
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
? Streptorhynchus sp. King 1850
2 dorsal
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
Spirigerella sp. Waagen 1883
1 ventral, 1 dorsal
Kintathyris malayaensis n. gen. n. sp. Shi and Waterhouse 1991
14 ventral, 8 conjoined
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferellinidae
 Spiriferida - Choristitidae
Brachythyrina gobbetti n. sp. Shi and Waterhouse 1991
16 ventral, 16 dorsal, 3 conjoined
 Spiriferida - Spiriferidae
Purdonella sp. Reed 1944
1 ventral
 Spiriferida - Martiniidae
Spinomartinia prolifica Waterhouse 1981
30 ventral, 4 dorsal, 1 conjoined
 Spiriferida - Elythidae
Phricodothyris sp.
5 ventral, 2 conjoined
Spirelytha petaliformis Pavlova 1973
12 ventral, 10 dorsal, 3 conjoined
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchoporidae
Rhynchopora culta Waterhouse 1982
3 ventral
 Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae
Stenoscisma cf. quasimutabilis Waterhouse 1981
3 ventral
 Orthida - Schizophoriidae
Schizophoria kintaensis n. sp. Shi and Waterhouse 1991
1 ventral, 1 dorsal, 2 conjoined