Baga Tariachi I [HMNS-GIN] (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

Also known as Baga Tarjach, Baga-Tariach, BTR-I

Where: Dornogov, Mongolia (45.1° N, 110.8° E: paleocoordinates 44.1° N, 99.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Baynshire Formation, Campanian (83.6 - 72.1 Ma)

• Baynshiree or Bayn Shire Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by HMNS-GIN in 1993-1994

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

Primary reference: M. Watabe and S. Suzuki. 2000. Report on the Japan–Mongolia Joint Paleontological Expedition to the Gobi desert, 1993. Hayashibara Museum of Natural Sciences Research Bulletin 1:17-29 [R. Benson/R. Benson/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 108345: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 28.04.2011, edited by Roger Benson

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Theropoda indet.1 Marsh 1881 theropod
field no. 940609-BTR-I; nest
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Ankylosauridae indet.2 Brown 1908 ornithischian
940609 BTR-I Tsog, 940609 BTR-I WTB
 Neornithischia - Protoceratopsidae
Protoceratopsidae indet.2 Granger and Gregory 1923 ornithischian
940608 BTR-I NAR