northwest of Padgett (Permian to of the United States)

Where: Young County, Texas (33.0° N, 98.0° W: paleocoordinates 1.2° S, 29.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Moran Formation (Wichita Group), Asselian to Asselian (298.9 - 272.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by A. Romer; reposited in the MCZ

Primary reference: A. S. Romer. 1936. Studies on American Permo-Carboniferous reptiles. Problems of Paleontology 1:85-93 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/E. Dunne]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137131: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 11.12.2012, edited by Emma Dunne

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Temnospondyli -
Neldasaurus wrightae Chase 1965 tetrapod
MCZ 2406 (mostly fragmentary skull and postcranial materials)