RTMP Quarry 103, 0.5 miles above mouth of Sand Creek (60 ft level) (Cretaceous of Canada)

Also known as Sternberg Quarry 58, NMC, G.S.C.35, Little Sandhill Creek

Where: Alberta, Canada (50.8° N, 111.5° W: paleocoordinates 58.1° N, 76.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Dinosaur Park Formation (Belly River Group), Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

• "a thin sandstone bed"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: concretion

Collected by C. M. Sternberg in 1936; reposited in the GSC

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: C. M. Sternberg. 1950. Notes and annotated list of quarries. Map 969A. Steveville, west of fourth meridian, Alberta. Canada Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 59041: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Kaitlin Maguire on 07.03.2006, edited by Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Brachylophosaurus canadensis n. gen. n. sp. Sternberg 1953 hadrosaurine
NMC 8893; "(= Brachylophosaurus)"