Sifangtang II, units 2-5 (Permian of China)

Where: Guangxi, China (24.2° N, 109.4° E: paleocoordinates 2.1° N, 100.5° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: "Gufeng" Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• samples R2815-R2841, middle and upper parts of the section, Follicucullus charveti-Albaillella yamakitai zone

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: basinal (siliceous); lithified chert and lithified, cherty/siliceous mudstone

• gray bedded chert, siliceous and tuffaceous mudstone

Size class: microfossils

Primary reference: A. Yao, K. Kuwahara, J. Yao, Z. Ji, and J. Li. 2007. Permian radiolarians from the so-called Gufeng Formation of the Laibin-Liuzhou area, Guangxi, China. Journal of Geosciences 50(6):67-81 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 95734: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 26.04.2010

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Protozoa
 Spumellaria - Angulobracchiidae
Bistarkum martiali Feng et al. 2006 radiolarian
 Spumellaria - Archaeospongoprunidae
Copiellintra sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1985 radiolarian
 Spumellaria - Relindellidae
Tetraspongodiscus sp. Kozur and Mostler 1979 radiolarian
 Spumellaria - Pyramispongiidae
Yujingella sp. Feng et al. 2006 radiolarian
 Latentifistularia -
Latentifistularia "indet. A" Caridroit et al. 1999 radiolarian
 Latentifistularia - Latentifistulidae
Latentifistula sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1983 radiolarian
? Latentibifistula sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1983 radiolarian
 Latentifistularia - Ormistonellidae
Ormistonella sp., "Raciditor inflata" = Quadricaulis, "Raciditor gracilis" = Quadricaulis, "Raciditor scalae" = Quadricaulis
Ormistonella sp. De Wever and Caridroit 1984 radiolarian
"Raciditor inflata" = Quadricaulis radiolarian
"Raciditor gracilis" = Quadricaulis radiolarian
"Raciditor scalae" = Quadricaulis radiolarian
 Latentifistularia - Cauletellidae
Foremanhelena triangula De Wever and Caridroit 1984 radiolarian
Ishigaum sp. De Wever and Caridroit 1984 radiolarian
 Entactinaria - Entactiniidae
Entactinosphaera sp. Foreman 1963 radiolarian
"Entactinia itsukaichiensis" = Stigmosphaerostylus itsukaichiensis Sashida and Tonishi 1985 radiolarian
"Entactinia sp." = Stigmosphaerostylus RĂ¼st 1892 radiolarian
? Copicyntra sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1985 radiolarian
Kashiwara sp. Sashida and Tonishi 1985 radiolarian
Paracopicyntra akikawaensis Sashida and Tonishi 1988 radiolarian
Hegleria sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1985 radiolarian
 Entactinaria - Tetrentactiniidae
Triaenosphaera minutus Sashida and Tonishi 1988 radiolarian
 Albaillellaria - Albaillellidae
Albaillella sp. Deflandre 1952 radiolarian
 Albaillellaria - Follicucullidae
Follicucullus sp. Ormiston and Babcock 1979 radiolarian
Follicucullus cf. bipartitus Caridroit and De Wever 1984 radiolarian