Name: Liaoning Province
Location: China

Age: Early Cretaceous

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References and Links


[1] http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/data/province/liaoning.html

[2] http://www.china.org.cn/english/27608.htm

[3] Jason Hilton-The National Museum of Scotland. Personal communication.

[4] http://www.austmus.gov.au/chinese_dinosaurs/

[5] http://www.peabody.yale.edu/exhibits/cfd/CFDconfu.html

[6] Barrett, P. M. (2000) Evolutionary consequences of dating the Yixian Formation. TREE. 15, 99-103.

[7] http://www.amnh.org/naturalhistory/0701/0701_feature.html

[8] Swisher III, C. C., Wang, X., Zhou, Z., Wang, Y., Jin, F., Zhang, J., Xu, X., Zhang, F. and Wang, Y. (2002) Further support for a Cretaceous age for the feathered-dinosaur beds of Liaoning, China: New 40Ar/39Ar dating of the Yixian and Tuchengzi Formations. Chinese Science Bulletin. 47, 135-138.

[9] http://www.austmus.gov.au/palaeontology/field_sites/china03.htm

Acknowledgments

I would like to thank Dr Jason Hilton of the National Museum of Scotland for kindly offering help with some of the more obscure information.

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