IVPP Rong H6-2, Duxin, Rongxian (Jurassic of China)

Also known as Gongbusaurus type site

Where: Sichuan, China (29.5° N, 104.4° E: paleocoordinates 28.1° N, 108.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Shangshaximiao Formation (Chongqing Group), Oxfordian (163.5 - 157.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Reposited in the IVPP

Primary reference: Z. Dong, S. Zhou, and H. Zhang. 1983. [Dinosaurs from the Jurassic of Sichuan]. Palaeontologica Sinica, New Series C, Whole Number 162(23):1-136 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 60066: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 28.04.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Ornithischia -
Gongbusaurus shiyii n. gen. n. sp.
Gongbusaurus shiyii n. gen. n. sp. Dong et al. 1983 ornithischian
IVPP V9069-1, 9069-2