Short Pine Hills (SDSM) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Harding County, South Dakota (45.4° N, 104.0° W: paleocoordinates 51.8° N, 77.2° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• "lower Lance"

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the SDSM

Collection methods: quarrying, surface (in situ),

Primary reference: R. S. Lull. 1933. A revision of the Ceratopsia or horned dinosaurs. Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 3(3):1-175 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 179969: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 05.07.2016

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae
Triceratops horridus Marsh 1889 ceratopsid
SDSM P271, nearly complete skull