Xindianzi Section, Guangyuan County (Permian of China)

Where: Sichuan, China (32.6° N, 105.9° E: paleocoordinates 10.4° N, 91.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Changhsingian (254.2 - 252.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: G. Xu and R. E. Grant. 1994. Brachiopods near the Permian-Triassic boundary in South China. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 76:1-68 [D. Bottjer/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138367: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 15.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Orthotetida - Meekellidae
Meekella chenxianensis Shen and Shi 2007