JS 2 - Shangwu (Ordovician of China)

Where: Jiangxi, China (28.8° N, 118.5° E: paleocoordinates 1.8° N, 124.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Dicellograptus complexus graptolite zone, Lower Member (Changwu Formation), Ashgillian (449.5 - 443.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified mudstone

• Clayey mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Zhan and Jin in 2003

Primary reference: R.-b. Zhan, J.-y. Rong, J. Jin and L.R.M. Cocks. 2002. Late Ordovician brachiopod communities of southeast China. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 39:445-468 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186259: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 18.06.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Strophomenida - Foliomenidae
Foliomena folium Barrande 1879
 Spiriferida - Cyrtiidae