Cobb's Quarry, Acton (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Langton Matravers

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.6° N, 2.0° W: paleocoordinates 41.5° N, 7.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Stair Hole Member (Durlston Formation), Berriasian (145.0 - 139.8 Ma)

• in the Roach Stone, which probably = Durlston Fm., Intermarine Mb.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; tabular limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collected by G. Cobb & R. Cobb in 1959–1961

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: J. B. Delair. 1960. The Mesozoic reptiles of Dorset. Part three: conclusion. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society 81:59-85 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 145241: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 30.05.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Neornithischia - Iguanodontidae
Iguanodontidae indet. Bonaparte 1850 iguanodontid
"tridactyle footprints"