Chenjiawo fauna collected in 1964 (Pleistocene of China)

Where: Shaanxi, China (34.2° N, 109.3° E: paleocoordinates 34.1° N, 109.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Lishi Formation, Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: loess; poorly lithified siltstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the IVPP

Primary reference: Q. Xu. 1996. Some remarks on Chenjiawo Fauna. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 34(1):41-57 [X. Wang/X. Wang/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 37204: authorized by Xiaoming Wang, entered by Xiaoming Wang on 04.03.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Muridae
Apodemus cf. sylvaticus Linnaeus 1758 wood mouse
 Rodentia -
 Rodentia - Hystricidae
? Hystrix sp. Linnaeus 1758 porcupine
 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
 Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae
 Carnivora - Mustelidae
 Artiodactyla - Cervidae
Megaloceros sp. Brookes 1828 Irish elk