Boguzidaliya River section, Bed 4, AET950, Baliqliq Formation, Tarim Basin (Permian of China)

Where: Xinjiang, China (40.0° N, 76.1° E: paleocoordinates 32.6° N, 69.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Baliqliq Formation, Kungurian (279.3 - 272.3 Ma)

• Tarimathyris postambigua (=Kt) brachiopod zone, sample 950

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, argillaceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: Z. Q. Chen and G. R. Shi. 2006. Artinskian-Kungurian (Early Permian) brachiopod faunas from the Tarim Basin, Northwest China, Part 1: Biostratigraphy and systematics of Productida. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 274(3-6):113-177 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 62737: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 27.07.2006

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
Tarimathyris postambigua Ustritsky 1960
Tarimathyris minima Ustritsky 1960
Cleiothyridina circularis Ustritsky 1960
Baliqliqia baliqliqensis n. gen. n. sp. Chen and Shi 2006
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
 Spiriferinida - Punctospiriferidae
Punctospiriferidae indet. Waterhouse 1975
 Spiriferida - Spiriferidae
Larispirifer tarimensis Zhan and Wu 1987
 Spiriferida - Martiniidae
Martinia sp. M'Coy 1844
 Spiriferida - Elythidae
? Phricodothyris bachuensis Chen and Shi 2002
 Rhynchonellida - Psilocamaridae
Goleomixa bicostata n. sp. Chen and Shi 2006