UCMP V93095 (Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as Henrieville Creek 2

Where: Garfield County, Utah (37.6° N, 111.9° W: paleocoordinates 45.6° N, 83.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Kaiparowits Formation, Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: J. H. Hutchison, M. J. Knell, and D. Brinkman. 2013. Turtles from the Kaiparowits Formation, Utah. In A.L. Titus and M.A. Loewen (eds.), At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah 295-318 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187664: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 07.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Compsemydidae
Compsemys victa Leidy 1856 turtle
UCMP 194249, weathered carapace including posterior costals and neurals preserved in articulation and fragments of plastron (Fig. 13.1)
 Testudines - Kinosternidae
"Kinosternidae "new"" = Kinosternoidea
"Kinosternidae "new"" = Kinosternoidea Hay 1892 mud turtle
UCMP 194269, well-preserved posterior peripheral, probably the ninth