Corals from the Ichinotani Formation, Fukuji, Hida Massif, Level 500 (Carboniferous of Japan)

Where: Japan (36.0° N, 137.0° E: paleocoordinates 8.5° N, 92.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Member (Ichinotani Formation), Bashkirian (323.2 - 315.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: H. Igo and S. Adachi. 2000. Description of some Carboniferous corals from the Ichinotani Formation, Fukuji, Hida Massif, central Japan (Upper Paleozoic corals from Fukuji, southeastern part of the Hida Massif, Part 7). Science Reports of the Institute of Geoscience, University of Tsukuba, Section B 21:41-69 [W. Kiessling/S. Nurnberg/S. Nurnberg]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 49721: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 24.04.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Auloporida - Pyrgiidae
Cladochonus hamadai tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Cyathaxoniidae
 Stauriida - Lonsdaleiidae
 Stauriida - Aulophyllidae
 Stauriida - Axophyllidae
Lonsdaleia sp. McCoy 1849 horn coral
Lonsdaleia aff. duplicata Martin 1809 horn coral