UCMP V93118 (Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as Neurankylus Shell

Where: Garfield County, Utah (37.7° N, 111.6° W: paleocoordinates 45.7° N, 82.7° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Kaiparowits Formation, Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: J. H. Hutchison, M. J. Knell, and D. Brinkman. 2013. Turtles from the Kaiparowits Formation, Utah. In A.L. Titus and M.A. Loewen (eds.), At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah 295-318 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187674: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 07.08.2017, edited by Graeme Lloyd and Philip Mannion

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Baenidae
Arvinachelys goldeni Lively 2015 turtle
UMNH VP 21300; UMNH VP 20145; UMNH VP 20183
Boremys grandis Gilmore 1935 turtle
UCMP V94009/151773; UCMP V97098/156997; UMNH VP 18628
Denazinemys nodosa Gilmore 1916 turtle
BYU 19123; DMNH 64550; DMNH 64594; UMNH VP 20447; UMNH VP 20446; UMNH VP 16872; DMNH 64634; UMNH VP 9545; UCMP V94039/194342; UCMP V94028/194335; UCMP V93096/194271; UCMP V93084/194248; UCMP V93070/194207; UCMP V95087/159703; UCMP V99441/159399
Thescelus sp. Hay 1908 turtle
UMNH VP 20181
Neurankylus utahensis n. sp. Lively 2016 turtle
UMNH VP 22100; BYU 12001; BYU 9411
Neurankylus hutchisoni n. sp. Lively 2016 turtle
UCMP 154450, partial skeleton, including left half of carapace, complete pelvis, both scapulae, a humerus, two cervical vertebrae, two sacral vertebrae, and two caudal vertebrae