Heti Formation F 10a (Eocene of China)

Also known as Songjiawan, Sungchiawan, Tsung Chia Wan

Where: Shanxi, China (35.3° N, 111.7° E: paleocoordinates 36.3° N, 105.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Heti Formation, Sharamurunian (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• the Hedi Formation is now known as the Heti Formation and is Sharamurunian (Beard and Wang 2004)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

• Yuanqu basin

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: C. Young. 1937. An early Tertiary vertebrate fauna from Yuanchü. Bulletin of the geological society of China 17(3-4):413-438 [J. Alroy/S. Kuemmell/S. Kuemmell]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 42193: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Susanna Kümmell on 26.07.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae
"Protitanotherium mongoliense" = Rhinotitan mongoliensis
"Protitanotherium mongoliense" = Rhinotitan mongoliensis Osborn 1923 brontothere