Jengka Pass (Permian of Malaysia)

Where: Pahang, Malaysia (3.6° N, 102.5° E: paleocoordinates 25.3° S, 108.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Follicucullus japonicus other zone, Capitanian (265.1 - 259.9 Ma)

• lower part of the late Middle Permian Follicucullus japonicus zone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• bedded chert interbedded in tuffaceous mudstones

Size class: microfossils

Primary reference: B. Jasin, U. Said, and R. A. Rahman. 1995. Late Middle Permian Radiolaria from the Jengka area, central Pahang, Malaysia. Journal of Southeast Asian Earth Sciences 12:79-83 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 95362: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 14.04.2010

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Taxonomic list

 Albaillellaria - Follicucullidae
Follicucullus monacanthus Ishiga and Imoto 1982 radiolarian
Pseudoalbaillella cf. globosa Ishiga and Imoto 1982 radiolarian
 Entactinaria - Entactiniidae
Copicyntra sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1985 radiolarian
"Entactinia sp." = Stigmosphaerostylus RĂ¼st 1892 radiolarian
"Entactinia itsukaichiensis" = Stigmosphaerostylus itsukaichiensis Sashida and Tonishi 1985 radiolarian
Hegleria sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1985 radiolarian
Hegleria mammilla Sheng and Wang 1985 radiolarian
 Spumellaria - Archaeospongoprunidae
Copiellintra sp. Nazarov and Ormiston 1985 radiolarian