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Zhongpu, Lintao (Cretaceous of China)

Also known as Lanzhousaurus type

Where: Gansu, China (36.7° N, 103.9° E: paleocoordinates 37.4° N, 106.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Hekou Group, Barremian (130.0 - 125.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2003

Collection methods: mechanical,

Primary reference: H. You, Q. Ji, and D. Li. 2005. Lanzhousaurus magnidens gen. et sp. nov. from Gansu Province, China: the largest-toothed herbivorous dinosaur in the world. Geological Bulletin of China 24(9):785-794 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 83513: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.08.2008

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