Deng Usu (Cretaceous to of Mongolia)

Where: Dornogov, Mongolia (44.5° N, 107.4° E: paleocoordinates 46.2° N, 97.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Baynshire Formation, Cenomanian to Cenomanian (100.5 - 83.6 Ma)

• = Bainshirenskaya, Bayn Shire, Bainshire Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Soviet-Mongolian Paleontological Expedition

Primary reference: I. G. Danilov and E. V. Syromyatnikova. 2008. New materials on turtles of the family Nanhsiungchelyidae from the Cretaceous of Uzbekistan and Mongolia, with a review of the Nanhsiungchelyid record in Asia. Proceedings of the Zoological Institute RAS 312(1/2):3-25 [R. Benson/R. Benson/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189006: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 27.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae
Nanhsiungchelyidae indet. Yeh 1966 turtle
attributed to Zangerlia sp. by Shuvalov and Chkhikvadze (1979)