Simagou, IVPP Loc. GL 9310 (Oligocene of China)

Where: Gansu, China (36.3° N, 103.9° E: paleocoordinates 37.0° N, 100.0° 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

Collected by IVPP & Gansu Provincial Museum joint field team in 1993; 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 182884: 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 3369