Document Type : Original Research Paper


1 Department of Geology, Young Researchers Club, Zahedan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Zahedan, Iran

2 Institut für Geowissenschaften der Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Ludewig-Meyn-Str. 10, 24118 Kiel, Germany

3 Department of Geology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Sistan and Baluchestan, Zahedan, Iran


The Fistulipora microparallela (Yang and Lu, 1962) species is described for the first time from the Sakmarian deposits of the Sarab section in Lut Block, Central Iran. This species has been reported only from the Permian (Cisuralian-Guadalupian) of the Qilianshan and Kankerin formations, and the Baliqliq Group (Upper Carboniferous to Lower Permian) of Western Xinjiang, China.