Rookery Pit, London Brick Company, Stewartby (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (52.1° N, 0.5° W: paleocoordinates 42.5° N, 9.6° E)

When: obductum zone, Callovian (166.1 - 163.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, pyritic siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the SMF

Primary reference: D. Thies. 1983. Jurazeitliche Neoselachier aus Deutschland und S-England (Jurassic neoselachians from German and S-England). Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 58:1-116 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137185: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 11.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Rajiformes - Rhinobatidae
Spathobatis werneri n. sp. Thies 1983 guitarfish
SMF 7153-4
 Euselachii - Protospinacidae
Protospinax annectans Woodward 1919 elasmobranch
SMF 7101-7105
Protospinax muftius n. sp. Thies 1983 elasmobranch
SMF 7112-3
 Orectolobiformes -
"Orectoloboides pattersoni n. sp." = Ornatoscyllium pattersoni, Palaeobrachaelurus alisonae n. sp., Palaeobrachaelurus bedfordensis n. sp.
"Orectoloboides pattersoni n. sp." = Ornatoscyllium pattersoni Thies 1983 carpet shark
SMF 7145-7148
Palaeobrachaelurus alisonae n. sp. Thies 1983 carpet shark
SMF 7138-7143
Palaeobrachaelurus bedfordensis n. sp. Thies 1983 carpet shark
SMF 7133-37