Jianchang County (CNU collection) (Cretaceous of China)

Where: Liaoning, China (41.2° N, 119.3° E: paleocoordinates 43.9° N, 120.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Yixian Formation, Early/Lower Aptian (125.5 - 122.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; lithified mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collection methods: Repository: Capital Normal University, Beijing

Primary reference: J. J. Gu, H. Tian, X. C. Yin, F. M. Shi, and D. Ren. 2017. A new species of Cyrtophyllitinae (Insecta: Ensifera) from the Cretaceous China. Cretaceous Research 74:151-154 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184476: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 05.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Orthoptera - Haglidae
Vitimoilus ovatus Gu et al. 2017 hump-winged cricket