Hongtuling (Cretaceous of China)

Where: Shaanxi, China (34.0° N, 109.8° E: paleocoordinates 32.7° N, 100.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: X. Xue, Y. Zhang, Y. Bi, L. Yue, and D.-K. Chen. 1996. The Development and Environmental Changes of the Intermontane Basins in Eastern Part of the Qinling Mountains. Geological Publishing House, Beijing 1-181 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 178687: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 11.05.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Qinlingosaurus luonanensis n. gen. n. sp. Xue et al. 1996 sauropod
NWUV 1112