Jieling (Ordovician of China)

Where: Hubei, China (31.1° N, 111.4° E: paleocoordinates 10.9° N, 135.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Hustedograptus teretiusculus graptolite zone, Lower Member (Miaopo Formation), Darriwilian (467.3 - 458.4 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: Y. Liang, R.-b. Zhan, and J. Jin. 2014. The oldest known occurrence of the Foliomena fauna in the uppermost Darriwilian (Middle Ordovician) of South China. Lethaia 47:432-436 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186307: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 19.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Strophomenida - Foliomenidae