Quantou Formation

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Quantou Formation
Stratigraphic range: AptianCenomanian,
Type Geological formation
Region Jilin
Country  China

The Quantou Formation is a Cretaceous Period (Mesozoic Era) geologic formation in China.

Dinosaur remains are among the fossils that have been recovered from the formation.[1]

Vertebrate paleofauna[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Weishampel, et al. (2004). "Dinosaur distribution." Pp. 517-607.


  • Weishampel, David B.; Dodson, Peter; and Osmólska, Halszka (eds.): The Dinosauria, 2nd, Berkeley: University of California Press. 861 pp. ISBN 0-520-24209-2.