Pyongchang Coalfield (Permian of South Korea)

Also known as PGAP 13139

Where: South Korea (37.6° N, 128.5° E: paleocoordinates 14.8° N, 96.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Changsong Formation, Artinskian (290.1 - 279.3 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Species diversity not given

Primary reference: D.S. Lee. 1988. Geology of Korea. Kyohak-Sa Publishing Company, Seoul, South Korea 1-514 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 30257: authorized by Allister Rees, entered by Allister Rees on 02.04.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• List from p. 120. Genus-level assignments and numbers of species are from the PGAP database. Species names are in the process of being entered.
 Equisetales - Equisetidae
Calamites "sp. 1" Suckow 1784
 Filicinae -
Pecopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1822
  - Sigillariaceae
Sigillaria "sp. 1" Brongniart 1822
 Lepidodendrales - Lepidodendraceae
Lepidodendron "sp. 1" Sternberg 1820
Stigmaria "sp. 1" Brongniart 1822