Garsington (Jurassic to of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.7° N, 1.2° W: paleocoordinates 42.4° N, 8.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the OUM

Collection methods: mechanical,

Primary reference: J. Phillips. 1871. Geology of Oxford and the Valley of the Thames. Clarendon Press, Oxford 1-523 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138286: authorized by Roger Benson, entered by Roger Benson on 09.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Sauropterygia - Pliosauridae
Pliosaurus brachydeirus Owen 1841 plesiosaur
Pubis in the Oxford Museum, p. 349