Husky Creek drainage (Cretaceous of Canada)

Also known as Anderson River

Where: Northwest Territories, Canada (69.4° N, 128.1° W: paleocoordinates 78.2° N, 69.8° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Brown Bed Member, Early/Lower Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• assigned to Brown Beds tentatively based on greater abundance of fossils there; exact horizon not known

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 1959

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

• "collected by oil geologists" of the J. C. Sproule consulting firm

Primary reference: D. A. Russell. 1967. Cretaceous vertebrates from the Anderson River N. W. T. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 4(1):21-38 [M. Carrano/H. Street/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 106437: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 16.03.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Sauropterygia - Elasmosauridae
? Alzadasaurinae indet. elasmosaur
NMC 10482; right ischium