western extremity, St. Leonard's (Cretaceous to of the United Kingdom)

Also known as St Leonards

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.9° N, 0.5° E: paleocoordinates 41.8° N, 10.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wealden Group, Late/Upper Berriasian to Late/Upper Berriasian (145.0 - 132.9 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; conglomerate and sandstone

• "a layer of very compact conglomerate varying from 1 inch to 3 inches in thickness, and forming a crust upon a stratum of sandstone"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by W. Parish in 1832

• collection made in summer, 1832; reported 1833 and published in 1838 volume.

Primary reference: W. Parish. 1838. [A collection of fossils made by Mr. Parish during the last summer at St. Leonard's]. Proceedings of the Geological Society of London 2:3 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 168982: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 04.05.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Actinopteri
 Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae
Reptilia
  -
Reptilia indet. Laurenti 1768 reptile
"other saurians"
 Neornithischia -
Iguanodon sp. Mantell 1825 bird foot dinosaur