Tsakhurt [SMPE/SMGE] (Cretaceous to of Mongolia)

Also known as Tsakhiurt

Where: Dornogov, Mongolia (44.5° N, 109.9° E: paleocoordinates 47.5° N, 105.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Aptian to Late/Upper Aptian (122.5 - 100.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by SMPE/SMGE in 1971

Primary reference: N. N. Kalandadze and S. M. Kurzanov. 1974. Nizhnemelove mestonakhozhdeniya nazemnykh pozvonochnykh Mongolii [Lower Cretaceous terrestrial vertebrate localities of Mongolia]. In N. N. Kramarenko, B. Luvsandansan, Yu. I. Voronin, R. Barsbold, A. K. Rozhdestve (eds.), Mesozoic and Cenozoic Faunas and Biostratigraphy of Mongolia. The Joint Soviet-Mongolian Paleontological Expedition, Transactions 1:288-295 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 189413: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 17.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Neornithischia -
Psittacosaurus sp. Osborn 1923 ornithischian