Westvale No. 5 Colliery: Middle Jurassic, Australia

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia - Avetheropoda
Dinosauria indet. (Owen 1842)
2 specimens
QM F5700, F12221
    = Theropoda indet. Marsh 1881
Hill et al. 1966
    = Changpeipus bartholomaii n. sp. Haubold 1971
Haubold 1971
see common names

Country:Australia State/province:Queensland
Coordinates: 27.0° South, 152.6° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:67.2° South, 93.3° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Jurassic Epoch:Middle Jurassic
Key time interval:Middle Jurassic
Age range of interval:174.10000 - 163.50000 m.y. ago
Formation:Walloon Coal Measures
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: coal
Includes fossils?Y
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:cast,trace
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Spatial orientation:life position
Temporal resolution:snapshot
Spatial resolution:autochthonous
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:surface (in situ),peel or thin section,field collection,observed (not collected)
Reason for describing collection:general faunal/floral analysis
Database number:142853
Authorizer:M. Carrano Enterer:M. Carrano
Modifier:M. Carrano Research group:vertebrate
Created:2013-04-17 05:54:22 Last modified:2017-10-17 16:38:20
Access level:the public Released:2013-04-17 05:54:22
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

46357. A. Bartholomai. 1966. Fossil footprints in Queensland. Australian Natural History 15:147-150 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]

Secondary references:

63623 J. B. Cameron. 1970. The Rosewood-Walloon coalfield. Geological Survey of Queensland Publication 344:1-42 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]
29189ETE H. Haubold. 1971. In O. Kuhn (ed.), Handbuch der Paläoherpetologie [Encyclopedia of Paleoherpetology]. Part 18. Ichnia Amphibiorum et Reptiliorum Fossilium. Gistav Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart 1-124 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]
54012 D. Hill, G. Playford, and J. T. Woods. 1966. Jurassic fossils of Queensland. In D. Hill, G. Playford, & J. T. Woods (eds.), Jurassic Fossils of Queensland j.1-j.32 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]
63423 R. E. Molnar. 1991. Fossil reptiles in Australia. In P. Vickers-Rich, J. M. Monaghan, R. F. Baird, & T. H. Rich (eds.), Vertebrate Paleontology of Australasia 605-702 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]
46279 R. E. H. Molnar. 1982. A catalogue of fossil amphibians and reptiles in Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 20(3):613-633 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]