Woodpile Creek (Cretaceous to of Canada)

Also known as DUPLICATE REF 3312 or 3313 or 3314

Where: Saskatchewan, Canada (49.1° N, 109.5° W: paleocoordinates 56.1° N, 74.9° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Coal Ridge Member (Judith River Formation), Middle Campanian to Middle Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• Judithian based on fauna

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: J. E. Storer. 1993. Additions to the mammalian paleofauna of Saskatchewan. Modern Geology 18(4):475-487 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 14494: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 07.06.1994, edited by Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• shown on map as on unnamed river S of Consul very close to international border
see also Storer 1995a
Chondrichthyes
 Myliobatiformes - Dasyatidae
Myledaphus sp. Cope 1876 whiptail stingray
 Orectolobiformes -
Cretorectolobus sp. Case 1978 carpet shark
Actinopteri
 Chondrostei -
 Elopiformes - Phyllodontidae
Paralbula sp. Blake 1940
 Albuliformes - Albulidae
Coriops sp. Estes 1969 bonefish
 Esociformes - Esocidae
Esocidae indet. Cuvier 1817
 Amiiformes - Amiidae
Amia sp. Linnaeus 1766 bowfin
 Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae
Lepisosteus sp. de Lacepède 1803 gar
Osteichthyes
 Temnospondyli - Albanerpetontidae
Albanerpetontidae indet.2 Fox and Naylor 1982 tetrapod
RSMNH P2155.79
 Proteida - Batrachosauroididae
Opisthotriton sp. Auffenberg 1961 tetrapod
 Salientia -
 Salientia - Discoglossidae
Discoglossidae indet. Günther 1859 painted frog
 Caudata - Urodela
Scapherpeton sp. Cope 1876 salamander
Reptilia
 Testudines - Trionychidae
Trionychinae indet.1 softshell turtle
 Testudines - Baenidae
Boremys sp. Lambe 1906 turtle
 Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae
Basilemys sp. Hay 1902 turtle
 Testudines - Panchelydridae
 Theropoda -
Theropoda indet. theropod
small
 Avetheropoda - Troodontidae
Troodon sp. Leidy 1856 coelurosaur
 Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae
Albertosaurus sp. Osborn 1905 Alberta lizard
 Ornithischia - Nodosauridae
Edmontonia sp. Sternberg 1928 ornithischian
Panoplosaurus sp. Lambe 1919 ornithischian
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Ankylosauridae indet. Brown 1908 ornithischian
 Neornithischia - Pachycephalosauridae
Stegoceras sp. Lambe 1902 ornithischian
 Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae
Ceratopsidae indet. Marsh 1888 ceratopsid
 Neornithischia - Thescelosauridae
Thescelosauridae indet. Sternberg 1937 ornithischian
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Hadrosauridae indet. Cope 1869 hadrosaurid
 Loricata -
Crocodylia indet.1 crocodilian
 Crocodylia - Alligatoridae
Brachychampsa sp. Gilmore 1911 crocodilian
 Choristodera -
Champsosaurus sp. Cope 1876 choristodere
Mammalia
 Didelphimorphia - Alphadontidae
Alphadon cf. halleyi Sahni 1972 marsupial
 Multituberculata - Cimolomyidae
Cimolomys sp. Marsh 1889 multituberculate