Brook sauropod [BMNH] (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.7° N, 1.4° W: paleocoordinates 40.9° N, 9.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wessex Formation (Wealden Group), Barremian (129.4 - 125.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by W. Fox in 1882; reposited in the BMNH

• collected by Fox, sold to BMNH 1882

Primary reference: R. Lydekker. 1888. Catalogue of the Fossil Reptilia and Amphibia in the British Museum (Natural History). Part I. Containing the Orders Ornithosauria, Crocodilia, Dinosauria, Squamata, Rhynchocephalia, and Proterosauria. British Museum (Natural History), London 1-309 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 48853: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 31.03.2005, edited by Philip Mannion

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Lithostrotia indet.1, "Titanosaurus valdensis n. sp." = Iuticosaurus valdensis2
Lithostrotia indet.1 Upchurch et al. 2004 sauropod
NHMUK R5333 (two caudal vertebrae and the posterior condyle of a third caudal vertebra in articulation)
"Titanosaurus valdensis n. sp." = Iuticosaurus valdensis2 Huene 1929 sauropod
BMNH R.151, R.146a