Also known as Khermeen Tsav
Where: Omnogov, Mongolia (43.5° N, 99.8° E: paleocoordinates 41.0° N, 88.9° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Nemegt Formation, Maastrichtian (72.1 - 66.0 Ma)
• From the Upper White Beds (NemegtFormation).
•from the "Upper White Beds" (ref 35934), which is confusing because the upper beds of the formation are usually called the "Red Beds" and ref 41448 says that the Red Bed is the fossiliferous layer.
•Nemegt Formation according to Suzuki et al. (2004)
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: eolian; lithified, fine-grained, medium, red sandstone and massive mudstone
Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils
Collected by HMNS-GIN in 1994, 1997, 2006
Primary reference: W. Watabe and S. Suzuki. 2000. Report on the Japan–Mongolia Joint Paleontological Expedition to the Gobi desert, 1994. Hayashibara Museum of Natural Sciences Research Bulletin 1:30-44 [R. Benson/R. Benson/M. Carrano]more details
Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis
PaleoDB collection 55258: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 03.10.2005, edited by Roger Benson
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