Shaihaitzu coal seam, Fuxin (Cretaceous to of China)

Also known as Fusin

Where: Liaoning, China (42.1° N, 121.8° E: paleocoordinates 45.7° N, 122.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Jehol Group, Hauterivian to Hauterivian (132.9 - 113.0 Ma)

• described only as "Late Jurassic" but based on coincident fossils (not from same site but from same bed) of Lycoptera davidi, this must come from the Early Cretaceous Jehol Group

• group-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; coal

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the IVPP

Collection methods: salvage,

Primary reference: S.-Y. Hu. 1963. [The carnivorous dinosaurian remains from Fusin, Liaoning]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 7(2):174-176 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 66923: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.10.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Avetheropoda -
? Coelurosauria indet. coelurosaur
IVPP V.2756
 Avetheropoda - Coeluridae
? Coeluridae indet. Marsh 1881 coelurid
IVPP V.2757