Mount Sambosan, locality 4 (Triassic of Japan)

Where: Japan (33.6° N, 133.7° E: paleocoordinates 42.3° N, 117.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Carnian (237.0 - 228.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• Reef (fore-reef slope margin or patch reef)

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: University of Montana Paleontology Center (UMIP)

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 165296: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.01.2015, edited by Mihaela Krause

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Girvanella
  -
Girvanella sp. Nicholson and Etheridge 1878
Piallina
  -
Haplophragmiina
 Lituolacea - Haplophragmoiidae
? Ammobaculites sp. Cushman 1910
Ammobaculites/Reophax sp.
Paleolituonella
  -
Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Strophomenidae
Gosaukammerella eomesozoica Fl├╝gel 1972
Polychaeta
 Terebellomorpha -
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Serpulidae indet. Rafinesque 1835
Plexoramea
  -
Plexoramea cerebriformis
  -
Isnella misiki
  -
? Isnella misiki Senowbari 2007
Radiomura
  -
Radiomura cautica Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1979
Baccanella floriformis
  -
Demospongea
 Hadromerida - Celyphiidae
Uvanella irregularis Ott 1967 demosponge
Celyphia ? minima Senowbari-Daryan et al. 1993 demosponge
 Hadromerida - Polysiphonidae
Zardinia perisulcata Dieci et al. 1968 demosponge
 Vaceletida - Verticillitidae
"Stylothalamia dehmi" = Stylothalamia columnaris
"Stylothalamia dehmi" = Stylothalamia columnaris Le Maitre 1935 demosponge
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Astraeomorphidae
Seriastraea furukawai Kanmera 1964 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae
Retiophyllia tosaensis n. sp. Stanley and Onoue 2015 stony coral
Craspedophyllia ramosa Roniewicz et al. 2005 stony coral
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
"? Parachaetetes cf. cassianus" = Parachaetetes cassiana
"? Parachaetetes cf. cassianus" = Parachaetetes cassiana Flugel 1961
or Solenopora sp.
Foraminferea
 Miliolida - Milioliporidae
Nigriporellidae
  - Nigriporellidae