Bridport (Jurassic to of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.7° N, 2.8° W: paleocoordinates 37.5° N, 4.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lias Group, Hettangian to Hettangian (201.3 - 183.0 Ma)

• 'Lias'

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

• CAMSM, Sedgwick Museum, Cambridge

Primary reference: J. B. Delair. 1960. The Mesozoic reptiles of Dorset. Part two. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society 80:52-90 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/R. Benson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 140697: authorized by Roger Benson, entered by Roger Benson on 15.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Sauropterygia -
Plesiosaurus aff. subtrigonus Owen 1840 plesiosaur
Cervical vertebra first reported by Owen (1839, pp. 77-78)