Kyzylpilyal, FIS-2 (Cretaceous of Tajikistan)

Also known as Isfara II

Where: Tajikistan (40.1° N, 70.6° E: paleocoordinates 34.7° N, 64.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Yalovach Formation, Early/Lower Santonian (85.8 - 83.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: L. A. Nessov. 1995. Dinozavri severnoi Yevrazii: Novye dannye o sostave kompleksov, ekologii i paleobiogeografii [Dinosaurs of northern Eurasia: new data about assemblages, ecology, and paleobiogeography]. Institute for Scientific Research on the Earth's Crust, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg 1-156 [M. Carrano/K. Maguire/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 58491: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Kaitlin Maguire on 09.02.2006, edited by Richard Butler and Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Adocidae
Adocus cf. foveatus2 Nesov and Khozarskii 1977 turtle
Shachemys baibolatica2 Kuznetsov 1976 turtle
 Saurischia -
 Avetheropoda -
Deinonychosauria indet. Colbert and Russell 1969 coelurosaur
 Avetheropoda - Ornithomimidae
Ornithomimidae indet. Marsh 1890 ornithomimid
 Avetheropoda - Coeluridae
Coeluridae indet. Marsh 1881 coelurid
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Ankylosauridae indet. Brown 1908 ornithischian
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Hadrosauridae indet. Cope 1869 hadrosaurid
Troodon isfarensis n. sp. Nessov 1995 hadrosaurid
TsNIGR Museum, no. 484/12457, right prefrontal
 Pterosauria -
? Pterosauria indet.1 Kaup 1834 pterosaur