Red Deer River (Cretaceous of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (52.3° N, 113.8° W: paleocoordinates 60.0° N, 77.6° W)

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

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1930. Hoploparia westoni Woodward. Journal of the Washington Academy of Science 20:180-183 [C. Schweitzer/S. Yost]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135807: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 09.11.2012, edited by Jonathan Tennant and Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Nephropidae
"Hoploparia westoni" = Palaeonephrops westoni
"Hoploparia westoni" = Palaeonephrops westoni Woodward 1900 clawed lobster
Reptilia
 Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae
Euoplocephalus tutus Lambe 1902 ornithischian
NHMUK R4947 (skull, precise locality unknown)