Sangequan (Eocene of China)

Also known as 13 km west of Huashigou; 100 km south of Ulungur River

Where: Xinjiang, China (45.6° N, 88.0° E: paleocoordinates 46.4° N, 82.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Uqbulak Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• Upper bed

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; gray, white sandstone and yellow siltstone

• Grayish white sandstone with yellow siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Xinjiang exploration team of IVPP in 2012; reposited in the IVPP

Primary reference: S. Li. 2018. A new species of Brontotheriidae from the Middle Eocene of Junggar Basin, Xinjiang, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 56(1):25-44 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188312: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 29.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae
Epimanteoceras mae n. sp. Li 2018 brontothere
IVPP V 20713 - type