RTMP BB 50 (Cretaceous of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (50.6° N, 111.5° W: paleocoordinates 57.9° N, 76.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Dinosaur Park Formation (Belly River Group), Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "channel"; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by L. Strong in 1985; reposited in the TMP

Primary reference: D. B. Brinkman and E. L. Nicholls. 1993. The skull of Neurankylus eximius (Testudines: Baenidae) and a reinterpretation of the relationships of this taxon. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 13(3):273-281 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187581: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 02.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Baenidae
Neurankylus eximius Lambe 1902 turtle
TMP 89.36.112, ventral surface of a braincase