Hailiutu tracksite, Wulatezhongqi (Jurassic of China)

Where: Nei Mongol, China (41.4° N, 108.6° E: paleocoordinates 50.1° N, 116.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Shiguai Group, Early/Lower Jurassic (201.3 - 174.1 Ma)

• near top of Shiguai Group

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; coarse-grained sandstone and conglomerate

• "intermountain basins with plentiful rain"
• "sandstone with conglomerates"; "The track bearing layer consists of an undulating exposure of coarse sandstone containing scour features indicating flow towards the southeast."

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2006

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

• discovered by Institute of Geo-environmental Inspection of Inner Mongolia

Primary reference: J. Li, Z. Bai, M. G. Lockley, B. Zhou, J. Liu and Y. Song. 2010. [Dinosaur tracks in Wulatezhongqi, Inner Mongolia]. Acta Geologica Sinica 84(5):723-742 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 107973: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 20.04.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Kayentapus hailiutuensis n. sp. Li et al. 2010 theropod
 Saurischia - Eubrontidae
Eubrontes glenrosensis Shuler 1935 theropod
 Neornithischia - Moyenisauropodidae
"Anomoepus intermedius" = Anomoepus scambus
"Anomoepus intermedius" = Anomoepus scambus Hitchcock 1848 bird foot dinosaur
 Pseudosuchia - Batrachopodidae
Batrachopus sp. Hitchcock 1845 archosaur