Majiacun Formation

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Majiacun Formation
Stratigraphic range: Late Coniacian-Late Santonian
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TypeGeological formation
UnderliesSigou Formation
OverliesGaogou Formation
RegionHenan Province
Country China

The Majiacun Formation is a Mesozoic geologic formation in China. Dinosaur remains are among the fossils that have been recovered from the formation.


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  1. ^ Hone, Xu and Wang (2010). "A probable baryonychine (Theropoda: Spinosauridae) tooth from the Upper Cretaceous of Henan Province, China." Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 48: 19-26.
  2. ^ Xing, H.; Wang, D.; Han, F.; Sullivan, C.; Ma, Q.; He, Y.; Hone, D. W. E.; Yan, R.; Du, F.; Xu, X. (2014). "A New Basal Hadrosauroid Dinosaur (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) with Transitional Features from the Late Cretaceous of Henan Province, China". PLoS ONE. 9 (6): e98821. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0098821. PMC 4047018. PMID 24901454.