Tingri M19 (Paleocene to of China)

Where: Tibet, China (28.7° N, 87.2° E: paleocoordinates 14.1° S, 74.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: 1-2 Member (Zhepure Shan Formation), Danian to Danian (66.0 - 59.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; limestone

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: Z. Zhicheng, H. Willems, and Z. Binggao. 1997. Marine Cretaceous-Paleogene biofacies and ichnofacies in southern Tibet, China, and their sedimentary significance . Marine Micropaleontology 32:3-29 [M. Clapham/K. Hassell/K. Hassell]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 215947: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Keenan Hassell on 30.11.2020

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Bryopsidales - Halimedaceae
Halimeda sp. Lamouroux 1812
 Dasycladales - Dasycladaceae
Neomeris sp. Lamouroux 1816
Cymopolia sp. Lamouroux 1816
 Dasycladales - Polyphysaceae
Clypeina sp. Michelin 1845
 Scleractinia - Acroporidae
Alveopora sp. Blainville 1830 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Poritidae
Goniopora sp. Blainville 1830 stony coral
  - Solenoporaceae
Solenomeris sp. Douvillé 1924
 Hapalidiales - Corallinophycidae
Lithothamnion sp. Heydrich 1897
 Corallinales - Corallinophycidae
Corallina sp. Linnaeus 1758
Amphiroa sp. Lamoroux 1812
Archaeolithothamnium sp. Rothpletz 1891
Lithophyllum sp. Philippi 1837
"Pseudolithothamnium album" = Polystrata alba Pfender 1936