YUP A, Yuping section (Triassic of China)

Where: Guangxi, China (25.0° N, 106.7° E: paleocoordinates 5.9° N, 96.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Luolou Formation, Griesbachian (252.2 - 251.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

• inner to mid-shelf setting and is generally dominated by Renalcis-type calcimicrobes

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Palaeontological Institute and Museum of the University of Zurich (PIMUZ)

Primary reference: M. Hautmann, B. Bagherpour, M. Brosse, A. Frisk, R. Hofmann, A. Baud, A. N├╝tzel, N. Goudemand, and H. Bucher. 2015. Competition in slow motion: the unusual case of benthic marine communities in the wake of the end-Permian mass extinction. Palaeontology 58:871-901 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187266: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 19.07.2017, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pterinopectinidae
Claraia liuqiaoensis He et al. 2007 scallop
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Towapteria scythica Wirth 1936 oyster
Tentaculita
 Microconchida -
Microconchus aberrans Hohenstein 1913