AMNH No. 3, San Vicente (Cretaceous to of the United States)

Also known as Big Bend NP

Where: Brewster County, Texas (29.2° N, 103.0° W: paleocoordinates 35.8° N, 77.9° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Aguja Formation, Late/Upper Campanian to Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 66.0 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; blue, sandy claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by B. Brown & E. M. Schlaikjer in 1940; reposited in the AMNH

Primary reference: Anonymous. 1940. Biggest dinosaur bones sought in Texas mountains. Science News Letter 38:104 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189801: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 14.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

• AMNH database lists Testudines indet., Ornithischia indet., Saurischia indet. as coming from this expedition and without further specific locality data
Reptilia
 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Hadrosauridae indet. Cope 1869 hadrosaurid
bones