James Price Point tracksite (Cretaceous to of Australia)

Also known as Broome

Where: Western Australia, Australia (17.5° S, 122.1° E: paleocoordinates 50.5° S, 86.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Broome Sandstone Formation, Valanginian to Valanginian (139.8 - 125.0 Ma)

• mid-Valanginian to mid-Barremian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal; lithified, micaceous sandstone and siltstone

• "thinly and evenly bedded"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression, trace

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: T. Thulborn. 2012. Impact of sauropod dinosaurs on lagoonal substrates in the Broome Sandstone (Lower Cretaceous), Western Australia. PLoS ONE 7(5):36208:1-22 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taphonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139575: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 14.02.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia -
Sauropoda indet. Marsh 1878 sauropod
 Neornithischia -
Wintonopus latomorum Thulborn and Wade 1984 bird foot dinosaur