Montclair State College tracksite (Triassic of the United States)

Where: Passaic County, New Jersey (40.9° N, 74.2° W: paleocoordinates 15.5° N, 19.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Passaic Formation (Chatham Group), Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: P. E. Olsen. 1980. Triassic and Jurassic formations of the Newark Basin. In W. Manspeizer (ed.), Field Studies in New Jersey Geology and Guide to Field Trips. 52nd Annual Meeting, New York State Geological Association 2-39 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 187287: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 19.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia - Eubrontidae
"Anchisauripus minuscolus" = Grallator (Anchisauripus) minusculus
"Anchisauripus minuscolus" = Grallator (Anchisauripus) minusculus Hitchcock 1837 theropod
 Pseudosuchia - Batrachopodidae
Batrachopus sp. Hitchcock 1845 archosaur