Yashui section, 1m (Carboniferous of China)

Where: Guizhou, China (26.0° N, 106.8° E: paleocoordinates 15.2° S, 99.0° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Brigantian (336.0 - 326.4 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: W. Lin, X. D. Wang, E. Poty and M. Aretz. 2012. Late Visean to Early Serpukhovian rugose corals from the Yashui Section, Guizhou, South China. Geologica Belgica 15(4):329-339 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134651: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 12.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Stauriida - Palaeosmiliidae
Palaeosmilia murchisoni Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 horn coral
 Stauriida - Axophyllidae
Axophyllum cf. lonsdaleiforme Salee 1912 horn coral