Cairidh Ghlumaig, Isle of Skye (bed 46) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: Scotland, United Kingdom (57.7° N, 6.3° W: paleocoordinates 46.9° N, 4.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Duntulm Formation (Great Estuarine Group), Bathonian (168.3 - 166.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal; gray, green sandstone

• high-energy nearshore environment
• greenish grey sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: H. Yi, J. P. Tennant, M. T. Young, T. J. Challands, D. Foffa, J. D. Hudson, D. A. Ross and S. L. Brusatte. 2017. An unusual small-bodied crocodyliform from the Middle Jurassic of Scotland, UK, and potential evidence for an early diversification of advanced neosuchians. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186682: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 30.06.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
Praeexogyra sp. Charles 1952 oyster
Osteichthyes
 Osteichthyes -
Osteichthyes indet. Huxley 1880 bony fish
fish scales and teeth
Reptilia
 Loricata - Hylaeochampsidae
cf. Hylaeochampsidae indet. Williston 1925 crocodilian
NMS G.2016.21.1