Miaomen, Guilin, South China (Devonian of China)

Also known as Reef 1608

Where: Guangxi, China (25.3° N, 110.1° E: paleocoordinates 2.2° S, 102.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Yunghsien Formation, Famennian (372.2 - 358.9 Ma)

• Early to middle Famennian. Age based on conodonts

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified bindstone and lithified rudstone

• Microbial reef

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, peel or thin section,

Primary reference: J.-W. Shen and G. E. Webb. 2004. Famennian (Upper Devonian) calcimicrobial (Renalcis) reef at Miaomen, Guilin, Guangxi, South China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 204:373-394 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38188: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 18.04.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Renalcis
  -
Renalcis sp. Vologdin
Rothpletzella
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Porostromata
  -
Ortonella sp. Garwood 1914
Girvanella
  -
Girvanella sp. Nicholson and Etheridge 1878
Rivulariaceae
  - Rivulariaceae
Rivularia sp. Agardh 1886
unclassified
  -
 Foraminifera -
Ostracoda
  -
Ostracoda indet. Latreille 1802 ostracod
Gastropoda
  -
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
Conodonta
 Ozarkodinida - Palmatolepidae
Bryopsidophyceae
 Bryopsidales - Pseudoudoteaceae
Garwoodia sp. Wood 1941
 Life -
"Wetheredella sp." = Allonema
"Wetheredella sp." = Allonema
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Parachaetetes sp. Deninger 1906
Solenopora sp. Dybowski 1877
Epiphyton
  -
"Epiphyton sp." = Epiphyton, "Paraepiphyton sp." = Epiphyton
"Epiphyton sp." = Epiphyton Bornemann
"Paraepiphyton sp." = Epiphyton Bornemann