Liuan (Jurassic of China)

Also known as PGAP 37

Where: Anhui, China (31.4° N, 117.0° E: paleocoordinates 33.0° N, 119.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Heshidu Formation, Late/Upper Jurassic (163.5 - 145.0 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: Anhui Stratigraphic Group. 1978. The Stratigraphic Tables of Anhui. Geology Press 1-266 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 29632: authorized by Allister Rees, entered by Allister Rees on 02.04.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Genus-level assignments and numbers of species are from the PGAP database. Species names are in the process of being entered.
 Bennettitales -
Otozamites "sp. 1" Braun 1843
Otozamites "sp. 2" Braun 1843
 Pinales - Araucariaceae
 Pinales -
Brachyphyllum "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Brachyphyllum "sp. 2" Brongniart 1828
 Pinales - Cheirolepidiaceae