Sage Creek (Lethbridge Coal Zone) (Cretaceous of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (49.0° N, 110.4° W: paleocoordinates 56.2° N, 75.9° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• Lethbridge Coal Zone, uppermost part of the Dinosaur Park Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: estuary or bay; sandstone

• laterally continuous, decimetre-thick sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the TMP

Primary reference: D. B. Brinkman, M. Densmore, M. Rabi, M. J. Ryan, and D. C. Evans. 2015. Marine turtles from the Late Cretaceous of Alberta, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 52:581-589 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188996: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 25.09.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Testudines -
Kimurachelys slobodae Brinkman et al. 2015 sea turtle
TMP 2010.85.17 - holotype
 Sauropterygia - Elasmosauridae
Elasmosauridae indet. Cope 1869 elasmosaur
TMP 2009.37.68