OMNH locality V828 (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as OMNH V828

Where: Emery County, Utah (38.9° N, 111.3° W: paleocoordinates 40.2° N, 73.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Mussentuchit Member (Cedar Mountain Formation), Cenomanian (100.5 - 93.9 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial; pebbly, intraclastic, sandy mudstone

• sandy mudstone containing abundant rip-up clasts and small pebbles

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Scott Madsen in 1994

Primary reference: J. A. Frederickson, J. E. Cohen, T. C. Hunt and R. L. Cifelli. 2017. A new occurrence of Dakotasuchus kingi from the Late Cretaceous of Utah, USA, and the diagnostic utility of postcranial characters in Crocodyliformes. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 62(2):279-286 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185614: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 03.05.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Loricata - Goniopholididae
Dakotasuchus kingi Mehl 1941 crocodilian
OMNH 34500