Ta-pangtawng (Ordovician of Myanmar)

Where: Northern Shan, Myanmar (22.9° N, 97.4° E: paleocoordinates 11.2° N, 142.6° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Li-lu Formation (Naungkangyi Group), Caradoc (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• Probably early Caradoc; equivalent to Upper Naungkangyi.

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: replaced with silica

Collection methods: hydrochloric

Primary reference: L. R. M. Cocks and R.-b. Zhan. 1998. Caradoc brachiopods from the Shan States, Burma (Myanmar). Bulletin of the Natural History Museum (Geology) 54:109 -130 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186296: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 19.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Strophomenida - Leptellinidae
 Orthida - Dalmanellidae