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Xiaogu, Qianwei (Jurassic of China)

Also known as Leshan

Where: Sichuan, China (29.1° N, 104.1° E: paleocoordinates 27.6° N, 108.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Shangshaximiao Formation (Chongqing Group), Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• top of formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2007

Collection methods: mechanical,

Primary reference: F. Li, G. Peng, Y. Yong, S. Jiang, and D. Huang. 2009. A new carnosaur from the Late Jurassic of Qianwei, Sichuan, China. Acta Geologica Sinica 83(9):1203-1210 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 92950: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 14.12.2009

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