UNM locality V-601 (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Bernalillo County, New Mexico (35.2° N, 107.1° W: paleocoordinates 40.1° N, 75.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Gibson Coal Member (Crevasse Canyon Formation), Santonian (86.3 - 83.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial; sandstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the UNM

Primary reference: S. G. Lucas, A. P. Hunt, and R. Pence. 1988. Some Late Cretaceous reptiles from New Mexico. In D. L. Wolberg (ed.), Contributions to Late Cretaceous paleontology and stratigraphy of New Mexico. Part III. New Mexico Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources Bulletin 122:49-60 [M. Carrano/K. Maguire/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 52831: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.08.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Lamniformes - Anacoracidae
Squalicorax sp. Whitley 1939 crow shark
 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
Lamna sp. Cuvier 1816 mackerel shark
 Lamniformes - Mitsukurinidae
Scapanorhynchus sp. Woodward 1889 goblin shark
 Testudines - Trionychidae
Trionychidae indet. Gray 1825 softshell turtle
 Dinosauria -
 Loricata -
"Crocodilia indet." = Crocodylia
"Crocodilia indet." = Crocodylia Owen 1842 crocodilian