Sheikhdzheili II (Cretaceous of Uzbekistan)

Where: Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan (40.1° N, 65.8° E: paleocoordinates 35.9° N, 60.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Khodzhakul Formation, Early/Lower Cenomanian (99.6 - 93.5 Ma)

• lower or middle part of the Khodzhakul Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

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: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 189009: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 27.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae
 Testudines - Adocidae
Adocus kizylkumensis Nesov 1981 turtle
Ferganemys itemirensis Nesov 1981 turtle