Ko.232, Kamase, Kuma River (Triassic to of Japan)

Where: Japan (32.3° N, 130.6° E: paleocoordinates 42.8° N, 121.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Carnian to Carnian (237.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• Contains Carnian-Norian corals

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified reef rocks

• Patch reef

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Kyushu University, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Primary reference: G. D. Stanley and T. Onoue. 2015. Upper Triassic reef corals from the Sambosan Accretionary Complex, Kyushu, Japan. Facies 61(1):1-27 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 165295: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.01.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Volzeiidae
Volzeia cf. badiotica Volz 1896 stony coral
GK.F356; Thecosmilia sp. in Kanmera 1964 (Pl 12, fig 12; pl 14, figs 1-13); also assigned to Retiophyllia tosaensis by Stanley & Onoue