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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 (272.5 - 268.0 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

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