Deltaichthys albuloides holotype locality (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Dallas County, Texas (32.7° N, 97.0° W: paleocoordinates 30.0° N, 57.3° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Eagle Ford Shale Formation, Cretaceous (145.0 - 66.0 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; shale

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: mechanical,

• Repository: Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (OMNH 1-0-283)

Primary reference: C. Fielitz and D. Bardack. 1992. Deltaichthys albuloides, a new and unusually preserved albulid (Teleostei) probably from the Cretaceous of Texas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 12(12):133-141 [S. Peters/S. McMullen/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134382: authorized by Shanan Peters, entered by Sharon McMullen on 08.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Albuliformes - Albulidae
Deltaichthys albuloides Fielitz and Bardack 1992 bonefish