Tielupo Township, Longshan County (Silurian of China)

Where: Hunan, China (28.3° N, 109.5° E: paleocoordinates 6.0° N, 126.2° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: crenulata graptolite zone, Xiaoxiyu Formation, Telychian (438.5 - 433.4 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; lithified, brown siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by J.Q. Wang in 1992

• Repository: Capital Normal University, Beijing

Primary reference: O. E. Tetlie, P. A. Selden, and D. Ren. 2007. A new Silurian eurypterid (Arthropoda: Chelicerata) from China. Palaeontology 50:619-625 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184699: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Xiphosurida -
Hughmilleria wangi n. sp. Tetlie et al. 2007 eurypterid