Bitauni, Timor (Molengraaf and Wanner coll) (Permian to of Indonesia)

Where: Indonesia (9.5° S, 124.6° E: paleocoordinates 0.6° S, 116.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Artinskian to Artinskian (290.1 - 272.3 Ma)

• Mixed assemblage in tectonically-disrupted melange sediments.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original calcite

Collection methods: Gerth grouped material collected by the Molengraaff expedition (1910-1912) and the Wanner expedition (1909, 1911) in a single taxonomic list. Repositories: Molengraaff material at Delft (now Repository: Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum – Naturalis, Leiden), Wanner material in Bonn.

Primary reference: H. Gerth. 1922. Der palaeontologische Charakter der Anthozoën-fauna des Perm von Timor. Jaarboek van het Mijnwezen Nederlandsch Oost-Indie 49:1-32 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 39614: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Marcus Apel on 01.06.2004, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Auloporida - Auloporidae
Aulopora timorica Gerth 1922 tabulate coral
 Auloporida - Trachypsammiidae
Trachypsammia dendroides Gerth 1922 tabulate coral
 Favositida - Pseudofavositidae
Pseudofavosites stylifer Gerth 1922 tabulate coral
 Favositida - Pachyporidae
"Pachypora jabiensis" = Gertholites jabiensis
"Pachypora jabiensis" = Gertholites jabiensis Waagen and Wentzel 1886 tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Amplexidae
"Amplexus" coralloides Sowerby 1814 horn coral
 Stauriida - Lonsdaleiidae
Carcinophyllum wichmanni Rothpletz 1892 horn coral
 Stauriida - Pentaphyllidae
"Plerophyllum timorense" = Tachylasma timorense, "Plerophyllum beyrichi" = Tachylasma beyrichi
"Plerophyllum timorense" = Tachylasma timorense Gerth 1922 horn coral
"Plerophyllum beyrichi" = Tachylasma beyrichi Rothpletz 1892 horn coral
 Stauriida - Timorphyllidae
"Timorphyllum variabilis" = Timorphyllum variabile, Timorphyllum wanneri
"Timorphyllum variabilis" = Timorphyllum variabile Gerth 1921 horn coral
Timorphyllum wanneri Gerth 1922 horn coral
 Stauriida - Verbeekiellidae
"Dibunophyllum (Verbeekiella) australe" = Verbeekiella australis, "Dibunophyllum rothpletzi" = Verbeekiella rothpletzi, "Dibunophyllum (Verbeekiella) tubulosum" = Wannerophyllum tubulosum, "Carcinophyllum cristatum" = Wannerophyllum cristatum
"Dibunophyllum (Verbeekiella) australe" = Verbeekiella australis Beyrich 1865 horn coral
"Dibunophyllum rothpletzi" = Verbeekiella rothpletzi Gerth 1922 horn coral
"Dibunophyllum (Verbeekiella) tubulosum" = Wannerophyllum tubulosum Gerth 1921 horn coral
"Carcinophyllum cristatum" = Wannerophyllum cristatum Gerth 1921 horn coral