Shinao Basin (Eocene of China)

Where: Guizhou, China (26.3° N, 104.9° E: paleocoordinates 25.7° N, 102.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Shinao Formation, Late/Upper Eocene (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the IVPP

Primary reference: B. Bai. 2017. Eocene Pachynolophinae (Perissodactyla, Palaeotheriidae) from China, and their palaeobiogeographical implications. Palaeontology 60(6):837-852 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188311: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 29.08.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae
Pygmaetitan panxianensis n. gen. n. sp.
Pygmaetitan panxianensis n. gen. n. sp. Miao 1982 brontothere
IVPP V6521 - holotype
 Perissodactyla - Palaeotheriidae
Qianohippus magicus n. gen. n. sp.
Qianohippus magicus n. gen. n. sp. Miao 1982 odd-toed ungulate
IVPP V 6519 - holotype; paratype: IVPP V 6520