Starkville tracksites (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Las Animas County, Colorado (37.1° N, 104.5° W: paleocoordinates 43.9° N, 81.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Raton Formation, Maastrichtian (72.1 - 66.0 Ma)

• track-bearing levels

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collected by M. Lockley & A. Hunt

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: M. G. Lockley and A. P. Hunt. 1995. Dinosaur Tracks and Other Fossil Footprints of the Western United States xxi-338 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 184700: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 20.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Tetrapoda -
Aves indet. Linnaeus 1758 bird
 Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae
Ceratopsidae indet. Marsh 1888 ceratopsid
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Hadrosauridae indet. Cope 1869 hadrosaurid