Jiugongmiao (Ordovician of China)

Where: Anhui, China (30.7° N, 119.1° E: paleocoordinates 1.1° N, 126.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Nankinolithus nankinensis trilobite zone, Lower Member (Huangnekang Formation), Katian (453.0 - 445.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, calcareous mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. R. M. Cocks and J.-y. Rong. 1988. A review of the Late Ordovician Foliomena brachiopod fauna with new data from China, Wales, and Poland. Palaeontology 31(1):53-67 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186337: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 21.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Strophomenida - Leptestiidae
Leptestiina sp. Opik 1933
 Strophomenida - Christianiidae
Christiania nilssoni Sheehan 1973
 Strophomenida - Foliomenidae
Foliomena folium Barrande 1879
 Atrypida - Cyclospiridae