Longling Town, Nankang (Cretaceous of China)

Also known as Ganzhou

Where: Jiangxi, China (25.7° N, 114.8° E: paleocoordinates 25.6° N, 108.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Nanxiong Formation, Maastrichtian (72.1 - 66.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; red sandstone

• "red sandstones"

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, surface (in situ), mechanical,

• Collected from a building area - most of the specimens were destroyed

Primary reference: J. Lü, L. Yi, H. Zhong and X. Wei. 2013. A new somphospondylan sauropod (Dinosauria, Titanosauriformes) from the Late Cretaceous of Ganzhou, Jiangxi Province of southern China. Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition) 87(3):678-685 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 147070: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 05.07.2013, edited by Matthew Carrano and Jonathan Tennant

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae
Jiangxichelys ganzhouensis3 Tong and Mo 2010 turtle
JXGZ(2012)-178-182
 Saurischia -
Gannansaurus sinensis n. gen. n. sp.
Gannansaurus sinensis n. gen. n. sp. Lü et al. 2013 sauropod
GMNH F10001-1 and -2 - holotype (posterior dorsal vertebra and middle caudal vertebra)
 Avetheropoda - Oviraptoridae
Jiangxisaurus ganzhouensis n. gen. n. sp.4, Nankangia jianxiensis n. gen. n. sp.1
Jiangxisaurus ganzhouensis n. gen. n. sp.4 Wei et al. 2013 coelurosaur
HGM41HIII0421
Nankangia jianxiensis n. gen. n. sp.1 coelurosaur
holotype (GMNH F10003) includes partial lower jaw, 5 dorsal vertebrae, 1-1/2 sacral vertebrae, 9 complete & 2 partial caudal vertebrae, both scapulocoracoids, incomplete furcula, nearly complete R humerus, complete R ilium, most of L ilium, complete R pubis and most of L pubis, complete R ischium & partial L ischium, both femora, R tibia, & some dorsal ribs
 Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae
"Qianzhousaurus sinensis n. gen. n. sp." = Alioramus sinensis2
"Qianzhousaurus sinensis n. gen. n. sp." = Alioramus sinensis2 Lu et al. 2014 tyrannosaurine
nearly complete skull w/most of L lower jaw (GM F10004-1); 9 cervical vertebrae (GM F10004-2); 3 anterior dorsal vertebrae (GM F10004-3); 18 middle posterior caudal vertebrae (GM F10004-4); complete R scapulocoracoid (GM F10004-5); part of L scapulocoracoid (GM F10004-6); both partial ilia, L femur & L tibia, L partial fibula, L astr