Sedmore Point, Isle of Wight (MIWG) (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Sudmore, Sudmoor

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.7° N, 1.5° W: paleocoordinates 40.9° N, 9.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Sudmoor Point Sandstone Member (Wessex Formation), Barremian (129.4 - 125.0 Ma)

• from a plant debris bed

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: W. T. Blows. 2001. Possible stegosaur dermal armor from the Lower Cretaceous of southern England. In K. Carpenter (ed.), The Armored Dinosaurs. Indiana University Press, Bloomington 130-140 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 60845: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 25.05.2006, edited by Jonathan Tennant

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Ornithischia - Nodosauridae
? Polacanthus sp. Fox 1866 ornithischian
IWCMN 5390, single tooth, "possibly Polacanthus"
 Ornithischia -
? Stegosauria indet. ornithischian
MIWG 1191a (original museum label)