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Khulsan (general) [PMPE] (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

Also known as Polish-Mongolian Palaeontological Expedition, East Nemegt

Where: Omnogov, Mongolia (43.5° N, 101.1° E: paleocoordinates 40.7° N, 90.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Baruungoyot Formation, Campanian (84.9 - 70.6 Ma)

• unspecified stratigraphic information

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: eolian; sandstone and pebbly, conglomeratic sandstone

• "The sandstone beds are massive, horizontally stratified or cross-stratified."

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by PMPE in 1970-1971

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

Primary reference: Z. Kielan-Jaworowska and R. Barsbold. 1972. Narrative of the Polish-Mongolian Palaeontological Expeditions 1967-1971. Palaeontologia Polonica 27:5-136 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 13776: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 25.04.2002, edited by Roger Benson, Jonathan Tennant and Terri Cleary

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