Kangdailiang Quarry, Zhaojiagou (Cretaceous to of China)

Also known as Tianzhen; Kangdailiang hill and Houyu

Where: Shanxi, China (40.2° N, 114.0° E: paleocoordinates 41.2° N, 104.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Member (Huiquanpu Formation), Cenomanian to Cenomanian (100.5 - 72.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial; silty mudstone

• Silty mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Pang & Cheng in 1983, 1989, 1991–1994

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

Primary reference: Q. Pang, Z. Cheng, J. Yang, M. Xie, C. Zhu and J. Luo. 1996. The preliminary report on Late Cretaceous dinosaur fauna expeditions in Tianzhen, Shanxi. Journal of Hebei College of Geology 19(3-4):227-235 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 45408: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.10.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia -
Huabeisaurus allocotus n. gen. n. sp.3
Huabeisaurus allocotus n. gen. n. sp.3 Pang and Cheng 2000 sauropod
"nov. gen. nov. sp."
 Theropoda -
 Ornithischia - Nodosauridae
Nodosauridae indet. Marsh 1890 ornithischian
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Tianzhenosaurus youngi n. gen. n. sp.2
Tianzhenosaurus youngi n. gen. n. sp.2 Pang and Cheng 1998 ornithischian
"nov. gen. nov. sp."
 Neornithischia -
Datonglong tianzhenensis n. gen. n. sp.4
Datonglong tianzhenensis n. gen. n. sp.4 Xu et al. 2016 bird foot dinosaur
SXMG V 00005
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
cf. Shantungosaurus sp. Hu 1973 hadrosaurine