SCDP site 118, Bayan Mandahu (Cretaceous of China)

Also known as Sino-Canadian Dinosaur Project, North Canyon

Where: Nei Mongol, China (41.8° N, 106.7° E: paleocoordinates 39.6° N, 96.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Bayan Mandahu Formation, Campanian (83.6 - 72.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: eolian; red sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by X. Chen in 1990; reposited in the IVPP

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: Z.-M. Dong and P. J. Currie. 1994. Protoceratopsian embryos from Inner Mongolia, People's Republic of China. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 30(10-11):2248-2254 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 68378: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 18.01.2007

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Neornithischia - Protoceratopsidae
Protoceratopsidae indet. Granger and Gregory 1923 ornithischian
IVPP V10596