Kozina, Kras (Cretaceous to of Slovenia)

Where: Obalno-Kraska, Slovenia (45.6° N, 13.9° E: paleocoordinates 31.9° N, 15.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Liburnian Formation, Late/Upper Campanian to Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 66.0 Ma)

• Maastrichtian-Paleocene infill into Santonian-lower Campanian Lipica Fm. karst; fossil-bearing beds considered Maastrichtian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fissure fill; limestone and limestone

• "dark limestone" breccia infilling the shallow marine limestone of the Lipica Fm.

Size class: mesofossils

Collected by G. Rimoli & A. Tarlao in 1999-2000

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: F. M. Dalla Vecchia. 2001. Terrestrial ecosystems on the Mesozoic peri-Adriatic carbonate platforms: the vertebrate evidence. VII International Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems. Asociación Paleontología Argentina, Publicación Especial 7:77-83 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 67198: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 13.11.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae
Dromaeosauridae indet.3 Colbert and Russell 1969 coelurosaur
 Avetheropoda - Troodontidae
cf. Troodontidae indet.3 Gilmore 1924 coelurosaur
 Neornithischia -
Ornithopoda indet. bird foot dinosaur
ACKK-D-8/04, 25, 21-Z1
 Neornithischia - Iguanodontidae
Iguanodontidae indet.3 Bonaparte 1850 iguanodontid
 Neornithischia -
Hadrosauroidea indet.2 Huene 1954 bird foot dinosaur
ACKK-D-8/20, 121
 Loricata -
Crocodylia indet.3 crocodilian
 Loricata - Hylaeochampsidae
cf. Acynodon sp.1 Buscalioni et al. 1997 crocodilian
 Loricata -
cf. Bernissartia sp.3 Dollo 1883 crocodilian