2011 Locality 7, Zuoyun (SXMG): Cenomanian - Santonian, China
collected 2011

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Yunganglong datongensis n. gen., n. sp. Wang et al. 2013
1 individual
SXMG V 00001
Zuoyunlong huangi n. gen., n. sp. Wang et al. 2017
Wang et al. 2017 1 specimen
SXMG V 00004
see common names

Country:China State/province:Shanxi County:Zuoyun
Coordinates: 40.0° North, 112.7° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:42.4° North, 104.1° East
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Geographic resolution:small collection
Period:Cretaceous Epoch:Late/Upper Cretaceous
Key time interval:Cenomanian - Santonian
Age range of interval:100.50000 - 83.60000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Stratigraphy comments: lower part of formation, "early Late Cretaceous"
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Preservation of anatomical detail:good
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:mechanical,field collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Collection dates:2011
Also known as:Datong
Database number:151952
Authorizer:M. Carrano, G. Lloyd Enterer:M. Carrano, G. Lloyd
Research group:vertebrate
Created:2013-10-24 12:48:45 Last modified:2013-10-24 12:48:45
Access level:the public Released:2013-10-24 12:48:45
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

48567. R.-F. Wang, H.-L. You, S.-C. Xu, S.-Z. Wang, J. Yi, L.-J. Xie, L. Jia and Y.-X. Li. 2013. A new hadrosauroid dinosaur from the early Late Cretaceous of Shanxi Province, China. PLoS ONE 8(10):e77058:1-12 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]

Secondary references:

66122 R.-F. Wang, H.-L. You, S.-Z. Wang, S.-C. Xu, J. Yi, L.-J. Xie, L. Jia and H. Xing. 2017. A second hadrosauroid dinosaur from the early Late Cretaceous of Zuoyun, Shanxi Province, China. Historical Biology 29(1):17-24 [G. Lloyd/G. Lloyd]