Bull-Face Ledge, Brook Point (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.6° N, 1.4° W: paleocoordinates 41.2° N, 8.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wealden Group, Late/Upper Hauterivian (136.4 - 130.0 Ma)

• "iron-sand formation"

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified, ferruginous sandstone

• "iron-stone"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by J. Vine in 1829

Primary reference: W. Buckland. 1835. On the discovery of fossil bones of the Iguanodon, in the Iron Sand of the Wealden Formation in the Isle of Wight, and in the Isle of Purbeck. Transactions of the Geological Society of London, series 2 3(2):425-432 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 160134: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 15.08.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Neornithischia -
Iguanodon sp. Mantell 1825 bird foot dinosaur
large vertebrae