Where: Gansu, China (37.0° N, 103.3° E: paleocoordinates 36.9° N, 102.0° E)
• coordinate stated in text
When: Turolian (8.7 - 5.3 Ma)
• Late Miocene, MN12-13, Baodean. At the time the paper was written it was regarded as Pliocene. Extremely thick exposures approx. 200m.
Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils
Collection methods: Some specimens were bought from a Songshan drugstore.
Primary reference: S. Zheng. 1982. Some Pliocene mammalian fossils from Songshan 2 and 3 (Tianzhu, Gansu) and the Songshan Fauna. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 20(3):216-227 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/H. O'Regan]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 42676: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 04.08.2004
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