Hui-Hui-P'u (SSE) (Cretaceous of China)

Also known as Sino-Swedish Expedition, Xinminpu, Xinminbao

Where: Gansu, China (39.8° N, 98.3° E: paleocoordinates 37.1° N, 89.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Cretaceous (100.5 - 66.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; green, red conglomerate and blue claystone

• greenish or red conglomerates occurring together with blue clays, in which most dinosaur bones are found

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by B. Bohlin in 1930

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

Primary reference: B. Bohlin. 1945. History of the expedition in Asia 1927–1935. Part IV. General reports of travels and fieldwork. Palaeontological and geological researches in Mongolia and Kansu 1929-1933. Reports from the Scientific Expedition to the North-Western Provinces of China Under Leadership of Dr. Sven Hedin. The Sino-Swedish Expedition Publication 26:255-325 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 50728: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 19.05.2005

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Sinemydidae
Yumenemys inflatus n. gen. n. sp.2
Yumenemys inflatus n. gen. n. sp.2 Bohlin 1953 turtle
 Saurischia -
aff. Chiayusaurus sp.2 Bohlin 1953 sauropod
also listed as Sauropoda sp. A
Titanosauriformes indet.1 Salgado et al. 1997 sauropod
also listed as Sauropoda sp. B
 Theropoda -
 Ornithischia -
Stegosaurides excavatus n. gen. n. sp.2
Stegosaurides excavatus n. gen. n. sp.2 Bohlin 1953 ornithischian