D1612W6, Outcrop 2.4 km to the southeast of Daofu CIty, West Sichuan (Triassic of China)

Where: China (31.0° N, 101.1° E: paleocoordinates 19.3° N, 86.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Oertlispongus inaequispinosus other zone, Fassanian (242.0 - 235.0 Ma)

• Oertlispongus inaequispinosus Subzone of Silicarmiger italicus Zone; Kozur and Mostler, 1994

Environment/lithology: basinal (siliceous); lithified, gray chert and lithified shale

• gray purple radiolarian-bearing bedded chert and shale

Size class: microfossils

Primary reference: Q. Feng and B. Liang. 2003. Ladinian radiolarian fauna from West Sichuan, China. Revue de micropaléontologie 46:217-227 [J. Pálfy/A. Kocsis]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 130310: authorized by József Pálfy, entered by Adam Kocsis on 07.07.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Spumellaria - Oertlispongidae
Falcispongus heinzi Feng and Liang 2003 radiolarian
Paroertlispongus daofuensis n. sp. Feng and Liang 2003 radiolarian
Oertlispongus inaequispinosus Dumitrica et al. 1980 radiolarian
Baumgartneria ambigua Dumitrica 1999 radiolarian
Baumgartneria retrospina Dumitrica 1982 radiolarian
 Spumellaria - Relindellidae
 Entactinaria - Eptingiidae
Cryptostephanidium sp. Dumitrica 1978 radiolarian
 Nassellaria - Poulpidae
Hozmadia pyramidalis Gorican and Buser 1990 radiolarian
 Nassellaria - Ruesticyrtiidae
Triassocampe scalaris Dumitrica et al. 1980 radiolarian