Stretham sauropod (Jurassic to of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (52.3° N, 0.2° E: paleocoordinates 43.1° N, 9.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Kimmeridge Clay Formation, Kimmeridgian to Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 145.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Banks

Primary reference: H. G. Seeley. 1869. Index to the Fossil Remains of Aves, Ornithosauria, and Reptilia, from the Secondary System of Strata, Arranged in the Woodwardian Museum of the University of Cambridge. Deighton, Bell, and Co, Cambridge 1-143 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 52700: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 17.08.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Gigantosaurus megalonyx n. gen. n. sp.
Gigantosaurus megalonyx n. gen. n. sp. Seeley 1869 giant lizard