ASu-11 (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Sumter County, Alabama (33.0° N, 88.2° W: paleocoordinates 35.8° N, 60.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Member (Mooreville Chalk Formation), Early/Lower Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• Within region, falls within Globotruncanita elevata planktonic foram zone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. D. Gentry and J. A. Ebersole. 2018. The first report of Toxochelys latiremis Cope 1873 (Testudines: Panchelonioidea) from the early Campanian of Alabama, USA . PaleoBios 35(37558):1-10 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191172: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 12.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines -
Toxochelys latiremis Cope 1873 turtle
RMM 5614 and 5615