Shexing, Hunan theropod site (Cretaceous of China)

Where: Hunan, China (26.5° N, 112.3° E: paleocoordinates 30.3° N, 113.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Cretaceous (145.0 - 66.0 Ma)

• no further information given

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: Z. Dong. 1979. Cretaceous dinosaurs of Hunan, China. Mesozoic and Cenozoic Red Beds of South China: Selected Papers from the "Cretaceous-Tertiary Workshop", Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology & Nanjing Institute of Paleontology (eds.), Science Press, Nanxiong, China 342-350 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 58446: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 07.02.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Avetheropoda -
Coelurosauria indet. Huene 1914 coelurosaur
2 teeth, 1 foot bone