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Maiyohkow, Turfan (Jurassic of China)

Where: Xinjiang, China (42.9° N, 89.2° E: paleocoordinates 42.2° N, 95.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Jurassic (161.2 - 145.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Collected by T.H. Ting

Primary reference: C. Ping. 1935. On four fossil insects from Sinkiang. The Chinese Journal of Zoology 1:107-115 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 124528: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.02.2012

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