Fossil Forest Quarry 1 (NMMNH L-4276) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: San Juan County, New Mexico (36.3° N, 108.2° W: paleocoordinates 43.6° N, 79.5° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Fossil Forest Member (Fruitland Formation), Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Reposited in the NMMNH

Primary reference: T. E. Williamson and S. L. Brusatte. 2014. Small theropod teeth from the Late Cretaceous of the San Juan Basin, northwestern New Mexico and their implications for understanding latest Cretaceous dinosaur evolution. PLoS ONE 9(4):e93190:1-23 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 156148: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 09.05.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Theropoda indet. Marsh 1881 theropod
NMMNH P-30327, 38424, 52508
 Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae
Dromaeosauridae "indet. A" Colbert and Russell 1969 coelurosaur
NMMNH P-30330, 38425, 38431–2
cf. Richardoestesia sp. Currie et al. 1990 coelurosaur
NMMNH P-30277, 30331, 36552, 38410, 38428, 52501, 52503, 52514
 Avetheropoda -
cf. Paronychodon sp. Cope 1876 coelurosaur
NMMNH P-30276, 30329, 30332, 38430, 53360
 Multituberculata - Cimolomyidae
Essonodon sp. Simpson 1927 multituberculate
NMMNH P-30243