Minghuo (Jurassic of China)

Also known as PGAP 71

Where: Gansu, China (36.0° N, 104.0° E: paleocoordinates 45.2° N, 110.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Daxigou Formation, Early/Lower Jurassic (201.3 - 174.1 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: Gansu Stratigraphic Group. 1980. The Stratigraphic Tables of Gansu. Geology Press 1-352 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 29656: 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
 Equisetales - Equisetaceae
Equisetites "sp. 1" Sternberg 1833
Equisetites "sp. 2" Sternberg 1833
Equisetites "sp. 3" Sternberg 1833
Clathropteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828