Henfield (BMNH): Hauterivian - Barremian, United Kingdom
collected by Wyley 1964

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia - Avetheropoda
Wyleyia valdensis n. gen., n. sp. Harrison and Walker 1973
1 specimen
nomen dubium belonging to Avialae
BMNH A3658 (1 measurement)
see common names

Country:United Kingdom State/province:England County:Sussex
Coordinates: 50.9° North, 0.3° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:41.3° North, 10.2° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:small collection
Period:Cretaceous Epoch:Early/Lower Cretaceous
10 m.y. bin:Cretaceous 2
Key time interval:Hauterivian - Barremian
Age range of interval:132.90000 - 125.00000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Weald Clay
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Degree of concentration:dispersed
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Disassociated major elements:all
Temporal resolution:snapshot
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:field collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Museum repositories:BMNH
Collectors:Wyley Collection dates:1964
Database number:52962
Authorizer:M. Carrano Enterer:M. Carrano
Modifier:M. Carrano Research group:vertebrate
Created:2005-08-29 14:57:09 Last modified:2017-12-04 15:32:27
Access level:the public Released:2005-08-29 14:57:09
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

14311.ETE C. J. O. Harrison and C. A. Walker. 1973. Wyleyia: a new bird humerus from the Lower Cretaceous of England. Palaeontology 16(4):721-728 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]

Secondary references:

64006 P. Brodkorb. 1978. Catalogue of fossil birds. Part 5 (Passeriformes). Bulletin of the Florida State Museum 23(3):139-228 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]