Rainbow Bridge tracksite (Jurassic to of the United States)

Also known as Lake Powell

Where: San Juan County, Utah (37.1° N, 111.0° W: paleocoordinates 20.7° N, 49.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Kayenta Formation (Glen Canyon Group), Sinemurian to Sinemurian (199.3 - 182.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: T. C. Chidsey, D. A. Sprinkel, G. C. Willis and P. B. Anderson. 2000. Geologic lake guide along Lake Powell, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Rainbow Bridge National Monument, Utah-Arizona. In P. B. Anderson & D. A. Sprinkel (ed.), Geologic Road, Trail, and Lake Guides to Utah's Parks and Monuments. Utah Geological Association Publication 29:1-76 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 184778: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 22.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Theropoda indet. theropod
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