UCMP V95086 (Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as Fossil Gulch Lower Mudstone

Where: Kane County, Utah (37.3° N, 112.4° W: paleocoordinates 45.5° N, 83.8° 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 187705: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 07.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines -
Compsemys victa Leidy 1856 turtle
UCMP 194135, five fragments including a lateral end of a costal showing suture surface for the axillary buttress located on middle of its ventral surface