Scrap Hill, UCMP loc. V.80096 (V-80096, V80096) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Garfield County County, Montana (47.3° N, 107.1° W: paleocoordinates 54.1° N, 80.4° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Hell Creek Formation, Lancian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: N. R. Longrich, B.-A. S. Bhullar, and J. A. Gauthier. 2012. Mass extinction of lizards and snakes at the Cretaceous–Paleogene boundary. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109(52):21396-21401 [R. Benson/R. Benson/T. Liebrecht]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 137565: authorized by Roger Benson, entered by Roger Benson on 18.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Squamata -
Cerberophis robustus n. gen. n. sp.
Cerberophis robustus n. gen. n. sp. Longrich et al. 2012 snake
Holotype UCMP 130696 vertebra