Wilmcote, Warwickshire (Hettangian) (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (52.2° N, 1.8° W: paleocoordinates 38.6° N, 1.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Blue Lias Formation (Lias Group), Late/Upper Hettangian (201.3 - 196.5 Ma)

• angulatus/a zone, Lower Lias

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BMNH

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: A. S. Woodward. 1908. Note on a megalosaurian tibia from the Lower Lias of Wilmcote, Warwickshire. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 8 1:257-259 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37812: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.03.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia -
"Magnosaurus woodwardi n. sp." = Sarcosaurus andrewsi
"Magnosaurus woodwardi n. sp." = Sarcosaurus andrewsi Huene 1932 coelophysoid
"megalosaurian"