Canyon Creek (Jurassic of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (50.9° N, 114.8° W: paleocoordinates 36.4° N, 49.6° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Fernie Formation, Pliensbachian (190.8 - 182.7 Ma)

• From the Pliensbachian portion of the Fernie Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2014; reposited in the TMP

Primary reference: E. E. Maxwell and R. C. Martindale. 2017. New Saurorhynchus (Actinopterygii: Saurichthyidae) material from the Early Jurassic of Alberta, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 54:714-719 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186708: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurichthyiformes - Saurichthyidae
Saurorhynchus sp. Reis 1892
TMP 2014.005.0016