Altan Ula IV, site 3 [PMPE] (Cretaceous to of Mongolia)

Also known as Polish-Mongolian Palaeontological Expedition

Where: Omnogov, Mongolia (43.6° N, 100.4° E: paleocoordinates 40.8° N, 89.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Nemegt Formation, Campanian to Campanian (83.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• lower-middle of section

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; silty sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by PMPE in 1965

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: Z. Kielan-Jaworowska and N. Dovchin. 1968. Narrative of the Polish-Mongolian Palaeontological Expeditions 1963-1965. Palaeontologia Polonica 19:7-29 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38698: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 29.04.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Tarchia gigantea Maleev 1956 ornithischian