A New Sauropod Dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Gaogou Formation of Nanyang, Henan Province
  • 【DOI】

    10.3321/j.issn:1000-9515.2009.02.004

  • 【摘要】

    A new sauropod dinosaur Baotianmansaurus henanensis gen. et sp. nov. from the Cretaceous Gaogou Formation of Neixiang, Henan Province is erected. It is characterized by somphospondylous presacral vert... 展开>>A new sauropod dinosaur Baotianmansaurus henanensis gen. et sp. nov. from the Cretaceous Gaogou Formation of Neixiang, Henan Province is erected. It is characterized by somphospondylous presacral vertebrae; a highly-developed lamina system on the dorsal vertebrae; transverse process supported by four laminae; and the dorsal portion of the anterior centroparapophyseai lamina is bifurcated, with a small branch extending to the ventral surface of the prezygapophysis. It represents a new titanosauriform sauropod. 收起<<

  • 【作者】

  • 【作者单位】

    Henan Geological Museum/Institute of Geology/School of Resources and Environmental Sciences

  • 【刊期】

    地质学报(英文版) SCI 2009年2期

  • 【关键词】

    Titanosauriform  Baotianmansaurus  Gaogou Formation  Late Cretaceous  Nanyang  Henan Province 

  • 【基金项目】

    Basic Outlay of Scientific Research Work from the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China 国家自然科学基金 Scientific Research Foundation for the Returned Overseas Chinese Scholars, State Education Ministry To LU Junchang Study of Dinosaur Faunas from Western and Southern Henan Province