Barranca Los Bonetes (f6) (Cretaceous of Mexico)

Where: Michoacán, Mexico (19.1° N, 100.7° W: paleocoordinates 23.0° N, 73.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Cutzamala Formation, Santonian (86.3 - 83.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2003

Primary reference: A. A. Ramírez-Velasco, M. Benammi, A. Prieto-Marquez, J. Alvarado Ortega, and R. Hernández-Rivera. 2012. Huehuecanauhtlus tiquichensis, a new hadrosauroid dinosaur (Ornithischia: Ornithopoda) from the Santonian (Late Cretaceous) of Michoacán, Mexico. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 49:379-395 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 131842: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 31.07.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Neornithischia -
Huehuecanauhtlus tiquichensis n. gen. n. sp. Ramírez-Velasco et al. 2012 bird foot dinosaur
IGM 6253