Brook sauropod (BMNH) (Cretaceous to of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.6° N, 1.5° W: paleocoordinates 41.0° N, 9.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Wealden Group, Late/Upper Hauterivian to Late/Upper Hauterivian (136.4 - 122.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by G. A. Mantell, Hastings in the 1840s; reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: G. A. Mantell. 1847. Geological Excursions Round the Isle of Wight and Along the Adjacent Coast of Dorsetshire; Illustrative of the Most Interesting Geological Phenomena and Organic Remains xiii-430 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 52632: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 12.08.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Cetiosaurus brevis Owen 1842 sauropod