Grawin Opal Field (Cretaceous of Australia)

Where: New South Wales, Australia (29.6° S, 147.7° E: paleocoordinates 59.5° S, 140.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Coptospora paradoxa pollen zone, Wallangulla Sandstone Member (Griman Creek Formation), Early/Lower Cenomanian (99.6 - 93.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

• Distal right femur QM 12673

Primary reference: F. L. Agnolin, M. D. Ezcurra, D. F. Pais and S. W. Salisbury. 2010. A reappraisal of the Cretaceous non-avian dinosaur faunas from Australia and New Zealand: evidence for their Gondwanan affinities. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 8(2):257-300 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 96465: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 08.06.2010

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Neornithischia -
Fulgurotherium australe Huene 1932 bird foot dinosaur
QM 12673 distal right femur