northeast side, Totoket Mountain (Jurassic of the United States)

Where: New Haven County, Connecticut (41.4° N, 72.8° W: paleocoordinates 22.1° N, 19.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Shuttle Meadow Formation (Meriden Group), Hettangian (201.3 - 199.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; black shale

• "black shale"

Size class: mesofossils

Collected by B. Cornet & N. G. McDonald in 1970

• collected 1970 by B. Cornet and N. G. McDonald

Primary reference: P. M. Galton. 1976. Prosauropod dinosaurs (Reptilia: Saurischia) of North America. Postilla 169:1-98 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 47198: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 18.02.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia - Coelophysidae
Coelophysis sp. Cope 1889 neotheropod