Price River I site, CEM (RR) (Cretaceous to of the United States)

Also known as PR1, PR-1, Price River 1, CEUM 42EM352U, CEU 90-2

Where: Carbon County, Utah (39.2° N, 110.1° W: paleocoordinates 39.3° N, 64.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ruby Ranch Member (Cedar Mountain Formation), Aptian to Aptian (125.0 - 100.5 Ma)

• top of member; PR-1 referred to the Mussentuchit Member (Kirkland and Madsen 2007)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; conglomeratic sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Hall & Bilbey in 1990

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: J. I. Kirkland, B. Britt, D. L. Burge, K. Carpenter, R. Cifelli, F. DeCourten, J. Eaton, S. Hasiotis, and T. Lawton. 1997. Lower to Middle Cretaceous dinosaur faunas of the central Colorado Plateau: a key to understanding 35 million years of tectonics, sedimentology, evolution and biogeography. Brigham Young University Geology Studies 42(2):69-103 [M. Carrano/J. Alroy/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 60815: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.05.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Cedarpelta bilbeyhallorum n. gen. n. sp. Carpenter et al. 2001 ornithischian
CEUM 12360