Luliang in 2013
Location of Luliang County (pink) and Qujing (yellow) within Yunnan province
Location within Yunnan
|Coordinates: 25°02′53″N 103°44′58″E / 25.04806°N 103.74944°E|
|• Total||2,096 km2 (809 sq mi)|
|• Density||290/km2 (750/sq mi)|
Luliang County (simplified Chinese: 陆良县; traditional Chinese: 陸良縣; pinyin: Lùliáng Xiàn) is a county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Qujing, in Yunnan province of southwestern China.
Flora and fauna
The type locality of Sinocyclocheilus lateristriatus, a cyprinid fish endemic to China, is in Luliang County. Similarly, Schuchertella luliangensis, a Permian brachiopod, has been described from the Kuangshan Formation in Luliang County (and named after the county).
- Eschmeyer, W. N. (5 August 2013). "Catalog of Fishes". California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
- "†Schuchertella luliangensis Jin and Fang 1985 (lamp shell)". Paleobiology Database. Retrieved 5 September 2013.
- "China says Yunnan county 'faked' economic data". BBC News. 6 September 2013. Retrieved 6 September 2013.