Maolipenhong, Zhurihe, Ulanqab Meng (Permian of China)

Where: Nei Mongol, China (43.8° N, 122.0° E: paleocoordinates 26.4° N, 98.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Baogete Formation, Roadian (272.3 - 268.8 Ma)

• Presence of fusulinid Cancellina suggests Roadian age.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

• Section described but not clear from which horizon are which fossils

Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: Y. Ding. 1987. Some new species of Early Permian corals from Ulanqab Meng, Inner Mongolia. Diceng Gushengwu Lunwen Ji = Professional Papers of Stratigraphy and Palaeontology 17:277-296 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34562: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 09.09.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Fusulinoidea - Schubertellidae
 Fusulinoidea - Schwagerinidae
Monodiexodina sp. Sosnina 1956
Parafusulina sp. Dunbar and Skinner 1931
Pseudofusulina sp. Dunbar and Skinner 1931
 Fusulinoidea - Verbeekinidae
Brachiopoda indet. Cuvier 1805
 Auloporida - Sinoporidae
Metasinopora fibriformis n. sp. Ding 1987 tabulate coral
Sinopora zhurihensis n. sp. Ding 1987 tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Cyathaxoniidae
Cyathocarinia tuberculata Soshkina 1928 horn coral
 Stauriida - Metriophyllidae
Metriophyllum ilitschense Soshkina 1928 horn coral
 Stauriida - Yatsengiidae
Yatsengia dayongensis Xu 1977 horn coral
Yatsengia hangchowensis Huang 1932 horn coral
 Stauriida - Lophophyllidiidae
Lophocarinophyllum pendulum horn coral
ssp. simplex
 Stauriida - Waagenophyllidae
Szechuanophyllum zhurihense n. sp. Ding 1987 horn coral
Zhurihephyllum dissimtum n. sp. Ding 1987 horn coral
Zhurihephyllum crassiseptatum n. sp. Ding 1987 horn coral
Wentzelellites maolipenhongensis n. sp. Ding 1987 horn coral
 Stauriida - Plerophyllidae