Angulosuspongia sinensis (Cambrian of China)

Where: Guizhou, China (26.7° N, 108.5° E: paleocoordinates 27.6° N, 153.4° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Oryctocephalus indicus trilobite zone, Kaili Formation, Middle Cambrian (513.0 - 501.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, calcareous mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original silica

Primary reference: X.-L. Yang, Y.-L. Zhao, L. E. Babcock and J. Peng. 2017. A new vauxiid sponge from the Kaili Biota (Cambrian Stage 5), Guizhou, South China. Geological Magazine [C. Luo/C. Luo]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189040: authorized by Cui Luo, entered by Cui Luo on 01.10.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Lithistida - Vauxiidae
Angulosuspongia sinensis Yang et al. 2017 demosponge