Mussentuchit (OMNH V694) (Cretaceous to of the United States)

Where: Emery County, Utah (38.7° N, 111.2° W: paleocoordinates 39.2° N, 72.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Mussentuchit Member (Cedar Mountain Formation), Late/Upper Albian to Late/Upper Albian (105.3 - 93.5 Ma)

• 15 m below overlying Naturita Fm.

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "floodplain"; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: J. G. Eaton and R. L. Cifelli. 2001. Multituberculate mammals from near the Early-Late Cretaceous boundary, Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 46(4):453-518 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 14401: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae
Bicuspidon numerosus Nydam and Cifelli 2002 squamates
Mammalia
 Multituberculata - Plagiaulacidae
? Plagiaulacidae indet. Gill 1872 multituberculate
 Multituberculata -
Ameribaatar zofiae Eaton and Cifelli 2001 multituberculate
m2, OMNH 29734