Highway AL 66, east (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Dallas County, Alabama (32.3° N, 87.5° W: paleocoordinates 34.8° N, 59.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Demopolis Chalk Formation (Selma Group), Campanian (83.6 - 72.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. P. Applegate. 1970. The vertebrate fauna of the Selma Formation of Alabama. Fieldiana: Geology Memoires 3(8):385-433 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 82046: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 21.07.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Lamniformes - Anacoracidae
Squalicorax pristodontus Agassiz 1843 crow shark
 Lamniformes - Mitsukurinidae
"Scapanorhynchus rhaphiodon" = Scapanorhynchus raphiodon
"Scapanorhynchus rhaphiodon" = Scapanorhynchus raphiodon Agassiz 1843 goblin shark
Actinopteri
 Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae