Thescelosaurus type, Dogie Creek (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as Doegie Creek

Where: Niobrara County, Wyoming (43.3° N, 104.6° W: paleocoordinates 49.7° N, 79.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lance Formation, Late/Upper Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Hatcher & Utterback in 1891; reposited in the USNM

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1913. A new dinosaur from the Lance Formation of Wyoming. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Publications 61(5):1-5 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 48626: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.03.2005

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Neornithischia - Thescelosauridae
Thescelosaurus neglectus n. gen. n. sp.
Thescelosaurus neglectus n. gen. n. sp. Gilmore 1913 ornithischian
USNM 7757