Stovall's Pit 6, Kenton (OMNH) (Jurassic to of the United States)

Also known as OK-3, WPA

Where: Cimarron County, Oklahoma (36.9° N, 103.0° W: paleocoordinates 32.2° N, 50.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• in beds equivalent to Brushy Basin Mbr.; upper middle part of formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: wet floodplain; claystone

• poorly drained floodplain

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by J. W. Stovall in the 1930s

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: J. W. Stovall. 1938. The Morrison of Oklahoma and its dinosaurs. Journal of Geology 46:583-600 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 49597: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 20.04.2005

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia - Diplodocidae
Diplodocus sp. Marsh 1878 diplodocine
Apatosaurus sp. Marsh 1877 diplodocid
 Saurischia - Camarasauridae
? Camarasaurus sp. Cope 1877 camarasaurid
 Avetheropoda - Allosauridae
Allosaurus sp. Marsh 1877 allosaurid
 Neornithischia -
Camptosaurus sp. Marsh 1885 bird foot dinosaur