Huangyangtou (Oligocene of China)

Where: Gansu, China (36.1° N, 103.8° E: paleocoordinates 36.7° N, 99.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Member (Xianshuihe Formation), Early/Lower Oligocene (33.9 - 28.4 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; yellow sandstone

• Yellow sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the IVPP

Primary reference: Z. Qiu and B. Wang. 2007. Paracerathere Fossils of China. Palaeontologia Sinica, New Series C 193(29):1-396 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 182883: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 28.11.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Paraceratheriidae
Paraceratherium sp. Forster Cooper 1911 odd-toed ungulate
IVPP V 3322