OMNH V938 (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as Carinalestes type locality

Where: Carbon County County, Montana (45.5° N, 109.8° W: paleocoordinates 45.1° N, 64.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Albian (113.0 - 100.5 Ma)

• Lower unit VII

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by T. Gaudin in 1996

Collection methods: surface (float)

Primary reference: R. L. Cifelli and B. M. Davis. 2015. Tribosphenic mammals from the Lower Cretaceous Cloverly Formation of Montana and Wyoming. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 35(3):e920848:1-18 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 168748: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 28.04.2015

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Tribosphenida -
Carinalestes murensis n. gen. n. sp.
Carinalestes murensis n. gen. n. sp. Cifelli and Davis 2015 mammal
OMNH 67503, a left dentary fragment preserving the ultimate molar as well as alveoli and bases of the roots for the penultimate molar.