Heshan Section, Bed 68 (Permian of China)

Where: Guangxi, China (23.8° N, 108.9° E: paleocoordinates 5.3° N, 99.3° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Heshan Formation, Changhsingian (254.2 - 252.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, cherty/siliceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by S.Z. Shen; reposited in the NIGPAS

Primary reference: S. Z. Shen and G. R. Shi. 2007. Lopingian (Late Permian) brachiopods from South China. Part 1. Orthotetida, Orthida and Rhynchonellida. Bulletin of the Tohoku University Museum 6:1-102 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138535: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 20.01.2013

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Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
 Orthotetida - Derbyiidae
 Orthotetida - Meekellidae
Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae
Anchorhynchia sarciniformis Shen et al. 1992
 Rhynchonellida - Pontisiidae
 Orthida - Schizophoriidae
Acosarina minuta Abich 1878