UCMP V97096 (Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as The Blues 32

Where: Garfield County, Utah (37.7° N, 111.6° W: paleocoordinates 45.7° N, 82.7° 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 187696: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 07.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Adocidae
Adocus sp. Cope 1868 turtle
UCMP 194170, weathered remains of a carapace, including a hyoplastron that that preserves the axillary notch region