Nethercomb (OUM) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Nethercombe

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.0° N, 2.5° W: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 8.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Stephanoceras humpriesianum ammonoid zone, Middle Inferior Oolite Formation (Inferior Oolite Group), Early/Lower Bajocian (171.6 - 168.4 Ma)

• middle part of formation, Stephanoceras humpriesianum Zone & subzone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by W. Parker

Collection methods: mechanical,

• from Parker Collection (now at OUM)

Primary reference: F. v. Huene. 1923. Carnivorous Saurischia in Europe since the Triassic. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America 34:449-458 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 52530: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 10.08.2005

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia - Megalosauridae
"Megalosaurus nethercombensis n. sp." = Magnosaurus nethercombensis
"Megalosaurus nethercombensis n. sp." = Magnosaurus nethercombensis Huene 1923 tetanuran
OUM J.12143