Tendaguru quarry XIII (Jurassic to of Tanzania)

Where: Lindi, Tanzania (9.7° S, 39.2° E: paleocoordinates 29.7° S, 16.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Tendaguru Formation, Late/Upper Kimmeridgian to Late/Upper Kimmeridgian (155.7 - 145.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by W. Janensch in 1909

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: W. Janensch. 1961. Die Gliedmaszen und Gliedmaszeng├╝rtel der Sauropoden der Tendaguru-Schichten [The limbs and limb girdles of the sauropods of the Tendaguru Beds]. Palaeontographica, Supplement VII (1) 3(4):177-235 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taphonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 48368: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 17.03.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia - Diplodocidae
Diplodocidae indet. diplodocid
HMN.MB.R.2371 (= XIII 10)