Dinosaur Cove East (Cretaceous to of Australia)

Where: Victoria, Australia (38.8° S, 143.4° E: paleocoordinates 76.1° S, 111.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Eumeralla Formation (Otway Group), Late/Upper Aptian to Late/Upper Aptian (122.5 - 109.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "floodplain"; lithology not reported

• broad temperate river floodplain

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected in 1980-

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: T. F. Flannery and T. H. Rich. 1981. Dinosaur digging in Victoria. Australian Natural History 20(6):195-198 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38534: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.04.2004, edited by Roger Benson

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudinata -
Otwayemys cunicularius3 Gaffney et al. 1998 turtle
 Dinosauria -
 Saurischia -
Theropoda indet.2 Marsh 1881 theropod
NMV P185858 (distal caudal vertebra)
Tetanurae indet.2 Gauthier 1986 tetanuran
NMV P208234 (dorsal vertebra)
 Avetheropoda -
Maniraptora indet.2 Gauthier 1986 coelurosaur
NMV P186302, 186386
Timimus hermani n. gen. n. sp.7 Rich and Vickers-Rich 1994 coelurosaur
NMV P186303, 186323
 Ornithischia -
Ornithischia indet.1 Seeley 1888 ornithischian
"protoceratopsian"; NMV P186399
 Neornithischia -
Leaellynasaura amicagraphica6 Rich and Vickers-Rich 1989 ornithischian
Ornithopoda indet.1 Marsh 1881 bird foot dinosaur
femur type 1; NMV P185976, 185995, 185999
Iguanodontia indet.1 bird foot dinosaur
NMV P177935, 185961, 186236
Atlascopcosaurus loadsi n. gen. n. sp.6 Rich and Vickers-Rich 1989 bird foot dinosaur
NMV P166409, 157390, 182967a, 186466
 Pterosauria -