Name: Doushantuo Formation
Location: South China
Age: 550-590 million years old (latest Precambrian)
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The Doushantuo Formation

1. Location
2. Geological setting and age
3. Fauna and flora
4. Taphonomy
5. References and links

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Section author: Hannah Tibbs

This section is part of a Fossil Lagerstätten web site which has been built up as a result of the efforts of the 2002-3 MSc Palaeobiology class in the Department of Earth Sciences at University of Bristol, as part of a course in Scientific Communication.

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