East Cliff, Hastings: Early/Lower Valanginian, United Kingdom
collected by T. Webster, E. Tagart, Beckles -1816

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
? Iguanodon sp. Mantell 1825
Delair and Sarjeant 2002
"saurian bones", "probably bones of that dinosaur"
    = Iguanodon sp. Mantell 1825
Woodward and Sherborn 1890
    = ? Iguanodon sp. Mantell 1825
Sarjeant et al. 1998
see common names

Country:United Kingdom State/province:England County:Sussex
Coordinates: 50.9° North, 0.6° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:41.7° North, 10.2° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Cretaceous Epoch:Early/Lower Cretaceous
Stage:Valanginian 10 m.y. bin:Cretaceous 1
Key time interval:Early/Lower Valanginian
Age range of interval:140.20000 - 136.40000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Wealden Formation:Ashdown
Stratigraphic resolution:group of beds
Stratigraphy comments: "Wealden" from below the Wadhurst
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: sandstone
Includes fossils?Y
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Degree of concentration:dispersed
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:survey of museum collection
Reason for describing collection:general faunal/floral analysis
Collectors:T. Webster, E. Tagart, Beckles Collection dates:pre-1816
Database number:83125
Authorizer:M. Carrano Enterer:M. Carrano
Modifier:M. Carrano Research group:vertebrate
Created:2008-08-07 14:14:57 Last modified:2014-08-29 09:50:59
Access level:the public Released:2008-08-07 14:14:57
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

52457. A. Taylor. 1862. On the footprint of an Iguanodon, lately found at Hastings. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 18:247-253 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]

Secondary references:

27912ETE J. B. Delair and W. A. S. Sarjeant. 2002. The earliest discoveries of dinosaurs: the records re-examined. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 113:185-197 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]
70300 W. A. S. Sarjeant, J. B. Delair, and M. G. Lockley. 1998. The footprints of Iguanodon: a history and taxonomic study. Ichnos 6(3):183-202 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]
30971ETE A. S. Woodward and C. D. Sherborn. 1890. A Catalogue of British Fossil Vertebrata. Dulao & Company, London 1-396 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]