Stanton, Wiltshire (BMNH) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (52.0° N, 1.9° W: paleocoordinates 41.6° N, 8.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Forest Marble Formation (Great Oolite Group), Late/Upper Bathonian (167.7 - 164.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Collected in 1865; reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: R. Lydekker. 1888. Catalogue of the Fossil Reptilia and Amphibia in the British Museum (Natural History). Part I. Containing the Orders Ornithosauria, Crocodilia, Dinosauria, Squamata, Rhynchocephalia, and Proterosauria. British Museum (Natural History), London 1-309 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 52550: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 10.08.2005, edited by Priscilla Vazquez

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Actinopteri
 Lepisosteiformes -
Lepidotus tuberculatus Agassiz 1837 gar
BMNH P.7411 (Cunnington coll.)
Reptilia
 Saurischia - Megalosauridae
"Megalosaurus bucklandi" = Megalosaurus bucklandii
"Megalosaurus bucklandi" = Megalosaurus bucklandii Mantell 1827 tetanuran
tooth; BMNH 39476