Liufugou, Liudan (Cretaceous to of China)

Also known as Liu Dianxiang, Luoyang

Where: Henan, China (34.1° N, 112.6° E: paleocoordinates 38.1° N, 105.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Mangchuan Formation (Sichuan Group), Cenomanian to Cenomanian (100.5 - 89.8 Ma)

• "early Late Cretaceous"; "upper series"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: mechanical,

Primary reference: X. Li, J. Lü, X. Zhang, S. Jia, W. Hu, J. Zhang, Y. Wu and Q. Ji. 2007. [A new nodosaurid dinosaur fossil from the Cretaceous Period of Ruyang, Henan]. Acta Geologica Sinica 81(4):433-438 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 79687: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 18.03.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Huanghetitan ruyangensis n. sp. Lü et al. 2007 sauropod
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Zhongyuangosaurus luoyangensis n. gen. n. sp. Li et al. 2007 ornithischian