Selsly Hill (BMNH) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Selbsy, Selsby

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.7° N, 2.2° W: paleocoordinates 40.9° N, 8.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Inferior Oolite Group, Bajocian (170.3 - 168.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Collected by A. Woodward; reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: R. Owen. 1857. Monograph on the fossil Reptilia of the Wealden and Purbeck Formations. Part III. Dinosauria (Megalosaurus). [Wealden]. The Palaeontographical Society, London 9:1-26 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 52541: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 10.08.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Theropoda - Megalosauridae
"Megalosaurus bucklandi" = Megalosaurus bucklandii
"Megalosaurus bucklandi" = Megalosaurus bucklandii Mantell 1827 tetanuran theropod
tooth; BMNH R.497