Nanjing (Triassic to of China)

Also known as PGAP 2174

Where: Jiangsu, China (32.1° N, 118.8° E: paleocoordinates 37.2° N, 108.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Fanjiatang Formation, Carnian to Carnian (237.0 - 201.3 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: Bur. of Geol. and Min. Resources of Jiangsu. 1984. Regional geology of Jiangsu Province and Shanghai Municipality. People's Republic of China Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources, Geological Memoirs 1(1):1-857 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 29992: authorized by Allister Rees, entered by Allister Rees on 02.04.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• List from p. 233,234. Genus-level assignments and numbers of species are from the PGAP database. Species names are in the process of being entered.
 Pinales - Podocarpaceae
 Equisetales - Equisetaceae
Equisetites "sp. 1" Sternberg 1833
 Pentoxylales - Pentoxylaceae
Taeniopteris "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
 Cycadales - Cycadaceae
Macrotaeniopteris "sp. 1" Schimper 1869 cycads
Cladophlebis "sp. 1" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 2" Brongniart 1849
Cladophlebis "sp. 3" Brongniart 1849
Dictyophyllum "sp. 1" Lindley and Hutton 1834
  - Calamitaceae