Baingoin region (Jurassic to of China)

Also known as Reef 3928

Where: Xizang, China (31.3° N, 90.2° E: paleocoordinates 13.9° N, 86.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Pakong Formation, Late/Upper Oxfordian to Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 150.8 Ma)

• Pseudocoenia hexaphyllia-Stylosmilia michelini assemblage

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: platform or shelf-margin reef; lithified limestone

• reef limestones

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: W. Liao and J. Xia. 1985. Upper Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous Scleractinia from Bangoin District of northern Xizang (Tibet). Memoirs of Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology 21:119-164 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 80571: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Antje Girndt on 28.04.2008, edited by Uta Merkel

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
"Pseudocoenia hexaphyllia" = Adelocoenia hexaphyllia d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Stylina bangoinensis n. sp. Liao and Xia 1985 stony coral
Stylina parcicosta Koby 1905 stony coral
"Pseudocoenia decipiens" = Stylina decipiens Etallon 1862 stony coral
Stylina cf. subramosa Koby 1889 stony coral
Heliocoenia pakongensis n. sp. Liao and Xia 1985 stony coral
Heliocoenia bendukidzeae Babayev 1973 stony coral
Heliocoenia aff. etalloni Koby 1881 stony coral
Pseudocoenia bangoinensis n. sp. Liao and Xia 1985 stony coral
Cryptocoenia tabulata Koby 1881 stony coral
Cryptocoenia octosepta Etallon 1864 stony coral
Stylosmilia michelini Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Latiastraea foulassensis Beauvais 1964 stony coral
"Latiastraea pakongensis n. sp." = Latiastrea pakongensis Liao and Xia 1985 stony coral
Thamnoseris cf. blauensis Koby 1887 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Epistreptophyllum cf. densum Roniewicz 1976 stony coral
Epistreptophyllum giganteum Roniewicz 1976 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Kobyastraeidae
Kobyastraea tenuis Roniewicz 1976 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Axosmiliidae
Axosmilia cf. sessilis Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
"Actinastrea ramulifera" = Stephanastrea ramulifera, Stephanastrea zangbeiensis n. sp.
"Actinastrea ramulifera" = Stephanastrea ramulifera Etallon 1864 stony coral
Stephanastrea zangbeiensis n. sp. Liao and Xia 1985 stony coral