Chapel House, Chipping Norton (OUM) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Chapelhouse

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.9° N, 1.5° W: paleocoordinates 41.1° N, 9.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-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: macrofossils

Collected by J. Kingdom in 1825; reposited in the OUM

• discovered by John Kingdom, esq., on June 3, 1825; later sent to Buckland and Owen for study

Primary reference: J. Kingdom. 1825. [The situation in which certain bones of very large sizeā€¦]. The Philosophical Magazine and Journal 66(327):64 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 53521: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 11.09.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Cetiosaurus medius n. sp.1 Owen 1842 sauropod
"a whale"
Cetiosaurus hypoolithicus n. sp.2 Owen 1842 sauropod
Streptospondylus cuvieri n. sp.1 Owen 1842 tetanuran
"a crocodile"