RĂ¢pa Rosie (RR), Sebes Valley (Cretaceous of Romania)

Where: Alba, Romania (46.0° N, 23.6° E: paleocoordinates 38.2° N, 20.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Sebes Formation, Maastrichtian (72.1 - 66.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial; poorly lithified, coarse-grained, red sandstone

• "red beds"; "weakly cemented detrital deposits, mainly coarse, as pebbles and sands of fluvial origin"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by F. Nopcsa, M. Venczel in 2007

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: D. Grigorescu. 2004. Vertebrate paleontology in Romania. Noesis 29:97-116 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 93729: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 31.01.2010, edited by Richard Butler and Jonathan Tennant

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Testudines -
Testudines indet.1 Batsch 1788 turtle
 Testudinata -
Kallokibotion bajazidi2 Nopcsa 1923 turtle
 Dinosauria -
Dinosauria indet.1 Owen 1842 dinosaur
 Saurischia -
? Magyarosaurus sp.1 Huene 1932 sauropod
Theropoda indet.1 Marsh 1881 theropod
 Ornithischia - Nodosauridae
? Struthiosaurus sp.1 Bunzel 1870 ornithischian
 Neornithischia -
Telmatosaurus sp.2 Nopcsa 1903 bird foot dinosaur
 Neornithischia - Rhabdodontidae
Zalmoxes sp.1 Weishampel et al. 2003 rhabdodontid
Various fragmentary limb bones, and vertebrae
 Pterosauria -
Azhdarchoidea indet.1 pterosaur
Cervical vertebra, syncarpal and scapulocoracoid
 Loricata -
cf. Doratodon sp.1 Seeley 1881 crocodilian
 Loricata - Allodaposuchidae
Allodaposuchus sp.1 Nopcsa 1928 crocodilian