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Neogene Mammal Ages of China

 Interval Maximum correlate   Minimum correlate
Nihewanian MN 17 Late/Upper Pleistocene
Yushean MN 14 MN 16
Baodean MN 9 MN 13

includes "Lufengian," erected for the Lufeng fauna, which falls in the middle of the Baodean

Tunggurian MN 6 MN 7 + 8
Shanwangian MN 4 MN 5
Xiejiaan MN 1 MN 3

Authorizer: J. Alroy   Enterer: J. Alroy

Continent: Asia   Rank of each interval: age/stage

Basis of scale: paleontological  

Reference: Z.-X. Qiu and Z.-D. Qiu 1995

Comments: excludes Bahean age of Li 1984, which fell between the Tunggurian and Baodean

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