near Maastricht (BMNH) (Cretaceous of Netherlands)

Also known as Huene 96, Betasuchus

Where: Limburg, Netherlands (50.9° N, 5.7° E: paleocoordinates 43.4° N, 4.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Maastricht Formation, Late/Upper Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• "Maastricht Tuff"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: H. G. Seeley. 1883. On the dinosaurs from the Maastricht beds. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 39:246-253 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 55338: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 10.10.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
"Megalosaurus bredai n. sp." = Betasuchus bredai
"Megalosaurus bredai n. sp." = Betasuchus bredai Seeley 1883 ceratosaur
BMNH 32997