Ulan Bulak (Eocene of China)

Where: Inner Mongolia, China (43.3° N, 111.0° E: paleocoordinates 44.4° N, 103.0° E)

When: Early/Lower Eocene (55.8 - 48.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. Qi. 1987. The middle Eocene Arshanto fauna (Mammalia) of Inner Mongolia. Annals of Carnegie Museum 56:1-73 [K. Beard/K. Beard]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 195165: authorized by K. Christopher Beard, entered by K. Christopher Beard on 23.07.2018

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Dinocerata - Uintatheriidae
"Gobiatherium major n. sp." = Gobiatherium mirificum, cf. Uintatherium sp.
"Gobiatherium major n. sp." = Gobiatherium mirificum Osborn and Granger 1932 uintathere
IVPP V5712
cf. Uintatherium sp. Leidy 1872 uintathere
IVPP V5711
 Cimolesta - Coryphodontidae
"Gobiatherium monolobotum" = Eudinoceras mongoliensis, "Metacoryphodon luminis n. sp." = Eudinoceras mongoliensis
"Gobiatherium monolobotum" = Eudinoceras mongoliensis Osborn 1924 pantodont
"Metacoryphodon luminis n. sp." = Eudinoceras mongoliensis Osborn 1924 pantodont
IVPP V5697
 Perissodactyla -
Breviodon minutus odd-toed ungulate
 Perissodactyla - Tapiridae
Teleolophus primarius n. sp. Qi 1987 tapir
IVPP V5761
Teleolophus rectus n. sp. Qi 1987 tapir
IVPP V5766
 Perissodactyla -
Helaletes medius n. sp. Qi 1987 odd-toed ungulate
IVPP V5729