locality 8, Swan Hills (Cretaceous of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (54.9° N, 115.4° W: paleocoordinates 63.0° N, 84.8° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Scollard Formation (Edmonton Group), Maastrichtian (72.1 - 66.0 Ma)

• "Upper Edmonton"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; poorly lithified, volcaniclastic, sandy claystone

• "Soft sandy, bentonitic clay"

Size class: mesofossils

Collected by L. Russell in 1965

Primary reference: L. S. Russell. 1967. Palaeontology of the Swan Hills area, north-central Alberta. Life Science Contribution, Royal Ontario Museum 71:1-31 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 46091: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 03.01.2005

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia - Deinodontidae
Deinodontidae indet. Brown 1914 tetanuran