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Shangqiaofang section Bed 8, Lijia, Jiande County (Permian of China)

Where: Zhejiang, China (29.3° N, 119.0° E: paleocoordinates 7.9° N, 103.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lixian Member (Dingjiashan Formation), Capitanian (265.0 - 259.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, fine-grained, gray sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. K. Zhao and Z. G. Zheng. 1977. The Permian ammonoids from Zhejiang and Jiangxi. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 16:217-252 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 101619: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 25.12.2010

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