Nemegt, Southern Monadnocks (PMPE) (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

Where: Omnogov, Mongolia (43.5° N, 101.1° E: paleocoordinates 40.7° N, 90.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Baruungoyot Formation, Campanian (83.6 - 72.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by PMPE in 1970

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ),

Primary reference: M. Mlynarski. 1972. Zangerlia testudinimorpha n. gen., n. sp., a primitive land tortoise from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia. Palaeontologia Polonica 27:85-92 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189007: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 27.09.2017, edited by Matthew Carrano

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae
Zangerlia testudinimorpha n. sp. Mlynarski 1972 turtle
 Neornithischia - Protoceratopsidae
? Protoceratopsidae indet.2 Granger and Gregory 1923 ornithischian
ZPAL MgOv-I/27a-b
 Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae
"Macrocephalosaurus chulsanensis" = Gilmoreteius chulsanensis3
"Macrocephalosaurus chulsanensis" = Gilmoreteius chulsanensis3 Sulimski 1975 squamates
 Tribosphenida -
Asioryctes nemegtensis n. gen. n. sp.1
Asioryctes nemegtensis n. gen. n. sp.1 Kielan-Jaworowska 1975 eutherian