Dale Abbey tracksite (Triassic of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Stanton-by-Dale

Where: England, United Kingdom (52.9° N, 1.3° W: paleocoordinates 15.9° N, 11.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Keuper Waterstones Formation (Mercia Mudstone Group), Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, trace

Collected by H. H. Swinnerton

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

• date uncertain

Primary reference: W. A. S. Sarjeant. 1967. Fossil footprints from the Middle Triassic of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. The Mercian Geologist 2:327-341 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186039: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 07.06.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Deuterotetrapous plancus n. sp. Sarjeant 1967 saurischian
PC 3307