Foxcombe Hill (Jurassic to of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.7° N, 1.3° W: paleocoordinates 42.4° N, 8.5° E)

When: Kimmeridge Clay Formation, Kimmeridgian to Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 145.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by William Buckland

Collection methods: mechanical,

• 'From Buckland's collection'

Primary reference: R. Owen. 1842. Report on British fossil reptiles, part II. Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science 11:60-204 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138282: authorized by Roger Benson, entered by Roger Benson on 09.01.2013

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Sauropterygia - Pliosauridae
Pliosaurus sp. Owen 1841 plesiosaur
Vertebra in Buckland's collection (p. 62)
Pliosaurus brachydeirus Owen 1841 plesiosaur
A coracoid of considerable size, in two fragments