Liudaowan, Urumqi (Permian of China)

Where: Xinjiang, China (43.8° N, 87.6° E: paleocoordinates 38.8° N, 89.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lucaogou Formation (Jijicao Group), Guadalupian (272.3 - 259.9 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. Zhang, Y. Li, and X. Wan. 1984. A new occurrence of Permian seymouriamorphs in Xinjiang, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 22:294-304 [R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189975: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 24.11.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Seymouriamorpha - Utegeniidae
"Urumqia liudaowanensis n. gen. n. sp." = Utegenia shpinari
"Urumqia liudaowanensis n. gen. n. sp." = Utegenia shpinari Kuznetsov and Ivakhnenko 1981 tetrapod
XMGM 6 (holotype), XMGM 1-5, 8, 13, 15, IVPP 7391-1, 2, 3