Where: Anhui, China (31.7° N, 118.9° E: paleocoordinates 31.7° N, 118.9° E)
• coordinate estimated from map
• small collection-level geographic resolution
When: Middle Pleistocene to Middle Pleistocene (0.8 - 0.0 Ma)
• late Middle Pleistocene to Upper Pleistocene.
•bed 3 in the lcoal section
•The wall of the cave has long ago broken down, so that a detailed investigation is not possible.
Environment/lithology: karst; unlithified, brown, red, sandy claystone and unlithified, pebbly sandstone
Size class: macrofossils
Collection methods: bulk,
Primary reference: Y. Ye and D. Yan. 1975. A new locality of Quaternary mammalian fossils at Tongshan in the south of Anhui Province. Vertebrata PalAsiatica (=Gujizhui dongwu yu gurenlei) 13(3):195-196 [J. Alroy/S. Kuemmell/J. Alroy]more details
Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis
PaleoDB collection 36868: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Susanna Kümmell on 18.02.2004, edited by John Alroy
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