Wujiaba Dam Quarry, Zigong (Jurassic to of China)

Also known as Shaheba

Where: Sichuan, China (28.4° N, 104.8° E: paleocoordinates 26.8° N, 109.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Member (Shaximiao Formation), Kimmeridgian to Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 145.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected in 1974

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: L.-h. Hou, S.-w. Zhou, and S.-c. Chao. 1976. [New discovery of sauropod dinosaurs from Sichuan]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 14(3):160-165 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 51914: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 01.07.2005, edited by Bethany Allen

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia - Mamenchisauridae
Omeisaurus fuxiensis2, "Zigongosaurus fuxiensis n. gen. n. sp." = Mamenchisaurus fuxiensis
Omeisaurus fuxiensis2 Dong et al. 1983 mamenchisaurid
CV 00267
"Zigongosaurus fuxiensis n. gen. n. sp." = Mamenchisaurus fuxiensis Hou et al. 1976 mamenchisaurid
CV 00226, ZMSI 001
 Saurischia -
Szechuanosaurus yandonensis n. sp.1 Dong et al. 1978 theropod
CV 00214
 Ornithischia -
Tuojiangosaurus multispinus n. gen. n. sp.2 Dong et al. 1977 ornithischian
CV 00209, 00210