RRBP 2004-06-30 Usevia (Cretaceous to of Tanzania)

Where: Mbeya, Tanzania (7.1° S, 31.2° E: paleocoordinates 28.6° S, 15.3° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Galula Formation (Red Sandstone Group), Aptian to Aptian (125.0 - 100.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial; lithified sandstone and lithified mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E. M. Roberts in 2004-06-30

Primary reference: M. D. Gottfried, N. J. Stevens, E. M. Roberts, P. M. O'Connor, and R. Chami. 2009. A new Cretaceous lungfish (Dipnoi: Ceratodontidae) from the Rukwa Rift Basin, Tanzania. African Natural History 5:31-36 [M. Bell/M. Bell]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139909: authorized by Mark Bell, entered by Mark Bell on 21.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Dipnoi - Ceratodontidae
Lupaceradotus useviaensis n. gen. n. sp. Gottfried et al. 2009 lungfish