LSUMG 746 (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as VL-746

Where: Brewster County, Texas (29.2° N, 103.6° W: paleocoordinates 35.7° N, 77.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Aguja Formation, Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "floodplain"

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: bulk, sieve,

Primary reference: J. T. Sankey, B. R. Standhardt, and J. A. Schiebout. 2005. Theropod teeth from the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian-Maastrichtian), Big Bed National Park, Texas. In K. Carpenter (ed.), The Carnivorous Dinosaurs. Indiana University Press, Bloomington 127-152 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 68014: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.12.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Trionychidae
Trionychidae indet.2 Gray 1825 softshell turtle
LSUMG 746:17673, 17689, 8442, 17716, 17676, 17631, 17735, 17612-3, 17758, 8292, 8294, 8429
 Testudines - Baenidae
Baenidae indet.2 Cope 1882 turtle
LSUMG 746:17617, 17711
 Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae
Basilemys sp.2 Hay 1902 turtle
LSUMG 746:17610, 17618, 17698
 Testudines - Adocidae
Adocus sp.2 Cope 1868 turtle
LSUMG 746:17730, 17695
 Testudines - Kinosternoidea
cf. Hoplochelys sp.2 Hay 1908 mud turtle
LSUMG 746:17608, 17757
 Testudines - Pantrionychidae
Helopanoplia sp.2 Hay 1908 turtle
LSUMG 746:17718
 Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae
Dromaeosauridae indet.3 Colbert and Russell 1969 coelurosaur
LSUMG 746:17756
Saurornitholestes sp.3 Sues 1978 coelurosaur
LSUMG 746: 8254, 8327, 8368, 8449, 17750, 17751, 17754, 17803, 17783, 17786
Saurornitholestes cf. langstoni Sues 1978 coelurosaur
LSUMG 746:6280, 6270
Saurornitholestinae indet.1 Longrich and Currie 2009 coelurosaur
LSUMG 746:6281
 Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae
Tyrannosauridae indet. Osborn 1906 tyrannosaurid
LSUMG 746:6227, 6247, 6262, 6272, 6274, 6282, 8252, 8291, 8368, 8371, 8374, 8414, 8440, 17803
 Avetheropoda - Ornithomimidae
Ornithomimidae indet.3 Marsh 1890 ornithomimid
LSUMG 746:8326, 6260
 Ornithischia - Nodosauridae
cf. Edmontonia sp.3 Sternberg 1928 ornithischian
LSUMG 746:17849, 6271, 8439