Bamiao village (Paleocene of China)

Also known as Xiaochuan town; Danjiangkou city; Huangjiayazi

Where: Hubei, China (32.7° N, 111.1° E: paleocoordinates 32.1° N, 103.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Paleocene (58.7 - 55.8 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 1994; reposited in the IVPP

Primary reference: X. Huang, C. Li, M. R. Dawson and L. Liu. 2004. Hanomys malcolmi, a new simplicidentate mammal from the Paleocene of central China: its relationships and stratigraphic implications. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 36:81-89 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 176634: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 19.02.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Mixodontia - Rhombomylidae
Hanomys malcolmi n. gen. n. sp.
Hanomys malcolmi n. gen. n. sp. Huang et al. 2004 placental
IVPP V12555 - holotype