NMMNH locality L-2767 (Cretaceous to of the United States)

Where: Sandoval County, New Mexico (35.3° N, 106.9° W: paleocoordinates 42.2° N, 77.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Cleary Coal Member (Menefee Formation), Late/Upper Santonian to Late/Upper Santonian (85.8 - 70.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the NMMNH

Primary reference: A. P. Hunt and S. G. Lucas. 1993. Cretaceous vertebrates of New Mexico. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 2:77-91 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 51982: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 08.07.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Amiiformes - Amiidae
Amiidae indet. Huxley 1861 bowfin
Reptilia indet. Laurenti 1768 reptile
 Testudines - Trionychidae
Trionychidae indet. Gray 1825 softshell turtle
 Testudines - Baenidae
Baenidae indet. Cope 1882 turtle
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Ankylosauridae indet. Brown 1908 ornithischian
"numerous scute fragments"
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Hadrosauridae indet. Cope 1869 hadrosaurid