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- McNamara, Maria E., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, palaeoecology 2019 v.514 pp. 739-753
- Jurassic period; aquatic organisms; dinosaurs; fossils; insects; lacustrine sediments; lakes; paleoecology; runoff; salamanders and newts; sandstone; tuff; turbulent flow; volcanic activity; China
- ... The Middle–Upper Jurassic Yanliao Lagerstätte contains numerous exceptionally preserved fossils of aquatic and land organisms, including insects, salamanders, dinosaurs, pterosaurs and mammaliaforms. Despite extensive study of the diversity and evolutionary implications of the biota, the palaeoenvironmental setting and taphonomy of the fossils remain poorly understood. We reconstruct both the pala ...