Sangqiao (Jurassic of China)

Where: Sichuan, China (29.4° N, 105.9° E: paleocoordinates 28.1° N, 109.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Jurassic (163.5 - 145.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

• Sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by CNM in 1960's

• Chongqing Natural Museum

Primary reference: J. Li, X. Wu, and X. Li. 1994. New material of Hsisosuchus chungkingensis from Sichuan, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 32(2):107-126 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 140274: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 07.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Loricata - Shartegosuchidae
Hsisosuchus chungkingensis Young and Chow 1953 crocodilian
CNM V1090 (skull and most of the postcrania)