Yadana area (offshore Myanmar), SF3 and SF4 (Miocene of Myanmar)

Also known as Reef 4092

Where: Myanmar (15.2° N, 94.7° E: paleocoordinates 8.6° N, 98.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Burman Limestone Formation, Aquitanian (23.0 - 20.4 Ma)

Environment/lithology: slope or ramp reef; rudstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: V. Paumard, P. Zuckmeyer, R. Boichard, J. Bourget, J. Borgomano, T. Maurin, and J. Ferry. 2017. Evolution of Late Oligocene - Early Miocene attached and isolated carbonate platforms in a volcanic ridge context (Maldives type), Yadana field, offshore Myanmar. Marine and Petroleum Geology 81:361-387 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184492: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 08.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhodophyceae indet. Ruprecht 1851