Kosmoceratops/Utahceratops type-locality (PROXY) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as GS-ENM

Where: Garfield County, Utah (37.6° N, 111.9° W: paleocoordinates 45.6° N, 83.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Kaiparowits Formation, Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: soft parts

Collection methods: quarrying, surface (in situ),

Primary reference: S. D. Sampson, M. A. Loewen, A. A. Farke, E. M. Roberts, C. A. Forster, J. A. Smith, and A. L. Titus. 2010. New horned dinosaurs from Utah provide evidence for intracontinental dinosaur endemism. PLoS One 5(9):e12292:1-12 [G. Lloyd/G. Lloyd/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 131868: authorized by Graeme Lloyd, entered by Graeme Lloyd on 31.07.2012, edited by Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae
Utahceratops gettyi n. gen. n. sp., Kosmoceratops richardsoni n. gen. n. sp.
Utahceratops gettyi n. gen. n. sp. Sampson et al. 2010 ceratopsid
UMNH VP 12198, UMNH VP 12225, UMNH VP 13913, UMNH VP 16404, UMNH VP 16671, UMNH VP 16672, UMNH VP 16673, UNMH VP 16674, UMNH VP 16675, UMNH VP 16676, UMNH VP 16784
Kosmoceratops richardsoni n. gen. n. sp. Sampson et al. 2010 ceratopsid
UMNH VP 12198, UMNH VP 17000
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Hadrosauridae indet. Cope 1869 hadrosaurid
incl. skin impressions