Delunshan, IVPP site 64047 (Cretaceous of China)

Also known as Dlunshan, Wuerho

Where: Xinjiang, China (46.1° N, 85.7° E: paleocoordinates 44.5° N, 86.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tugulu Group, Early/Lower Cretaceous (145.0 - 100.5 Ma)

• group-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 1964; reposited in the IVPP

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

Primary reference: Z. Dong. 1973. [Vertebrate fossils from the Tugulu Series at Delun Mountain, Xiazijie]. Reports of Paleontological Expedition to Sinkiang (II): Pterosaurian Fauna from Wuerho, Sinkiang. Memoirs of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Academia Sinica 11:54 [X. Wang/X. Wang/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 28919: authorized by Xiaoming Wang, entered by Xiaoming Wang on 03.03.2003, edited by Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Theropoda -
Theropoda indet.1 theropod
IVPP 64047-2
 Neornithischia -
Psittacosaurus mongoliensis2 Osborn 1923 ornithischian
IVPP 64047-3
 Pterosauria -
Pterosauria indet. pterosaur
IVPP 64047-1