Baokeng, Meixian Area, Shuizhutang Fm (Permian of China)

Where: Guangdong, China (24.7° N, 116.4° E: paleocoordinates 6.9° N, 104.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Shuizhutang Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: H.F. Hou, L.P. Zhan, and B.W. Chen. 1979. The Coal-Bearing Strata and Fossils of the Late Permian from Guangdong 1-166 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 82299: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 25.07.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Productellidae
"Cathaysia speciosa n. sp." = Cathaysia chonetoides
"Cathaysia speciosa n. sp." = Cathaysia chonetoides Chao 1927
Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Huananoceratidae
Huananoceras sp. Zhao and Liang 1974 ceratite