North Sulphur River, near Ladonia: Campanian, Texas
collected by B. Slaughter

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae
Globidens alabamaensis (Gilmore 1912)
1 specimen
SMUSMP 62102
    = Globidens dakotensis Russell 1975
Russell 1975
see common names

Country:United States State/province:Texas County:Fannin
Coordinates: 33.5° North, 95.9° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:37.9° North, 67.1° West
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:hand sample
Period:Cretaceous Epoch:Late/Upper Cretaceous
Stage:Campanian 10 m.y. bin:Cretaceous 7
Key time interval:Campanian
Age range of interval:83.60000 - 72.10000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Taylor Formation:Wolfe City/Sprinkle
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:marine indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:mesofossils
Abundance in sediment:rare
Spatial resolution:parautochthonous
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:surface (float),survey of museum collection
Collection size:1 specimens
Reason for describing collection:general faunal/floral analysis
Collectors:B. Slaughter
Database number:106185
Authorizer:M. Carrano, P. Mannion Enterer:H. Street, P. Mannion
Modifier:M. Carrano Research group:vertebrate
Created:2011-03-04 07:51:53 Last modified:2011-03-15 12:31:57
Access level:the public Released:2011-03-04 07:51:53
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

35400.ETE J. T. Thurmond. 1969. Notes on mosasaurs from Texas. The Texas Journal of Science 21(1):69-80 [M. Carrano/H. Street/M. Carrano]

Secondary references:

39763 D. A. Russell. 1975. A new species of Globidens from South Dakota, and a review of the globidentine mosasaurs. Fieldiana Geology 33(13):235-256 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]