RTMP BB 96 (Cretaceous of Canada)

Also known as ETE Locality 1514, Bonebed 96

Where: Alberta, Canada (50.8° N, 111.3° W: paleocoordinates 58.1° N, 75.8° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Dinosaur Park Formation (Belly River Group), Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• ETE dating method: time_unit, ETE age comment: . radiometric intage_min

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: channel lag; sandstone

• ETE sed env 1: fluv_deltaic, ETE sed env 2: chan_bar ETE event: ., ETE env comment: .
• ETE rock type adj: 0, ETE lithology comments: .

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by K. Aulenback in 1990; reposited in the TMP

• ETE reference list: 478

Primary reference: N. R. Beavan and A. P. Russell. 1999. An elasmobranch assemblage from the terrestrial-marine transitional Lethbridge Coal Zone (Dinosaur Park Formation: Upper Campanian), Alberta, Canada. Journal of Paleontology 73(3):494-503 [A. Behrensmeyer/A. Behrensmeyer/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 22640: authorized by Anna Behrensmeyer, entered by Anna Behrensmeyer on 27.03.2001, edited by Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Chondrichthyes
 Hybodontiformes - Hybodontidae
Hybodus montanensis Case 1978 elasmobranch
 Rajiformes -
Protoplatyrhina renae Case 1978 guitarfish
 Sclerorhynchiformes - Sclerorhynchidae
Ischyrhiza mira Leidy 1856 elasmobranch
 Myliobatiformes - Dasyatidae
Myledaphus bipartitus Cope 1876 whiptail stingray
 Lamniformes - Archaeolamnidae
 Lamniformes - Odontaspididae
Odontaspis aculeatus sand tiger shark
 Orectolobiformes -
Cretorectolobus olsoni Case 1978 carpet shark
 Orectolobiformes - Orectolobidae
Eucrossorhinus microcuspidatus Case 1978 wobbegong
  - Edaphodontidae
Actinopteri
 Acipenseriformes - Polyodontidae
Polyodontidae indet. Bonaparte 1838 paddlefish
 Acipenseriformes - Acipenseridae
Acipenseridae indet. Bonaparte 1831
 Elopiformes - Phyllodontidae
Paralbula casei Estes 1969
 Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae
Enchodus sp. Agassiz 1843
 Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae
Lepisosteus sp. Agassiz 1843 gar
Reptilia
 Neornithischia - Ceratopsidae
Ceratopsidae indet. Marsh 1888 ceratopsid
 Loricata -
Crocodylia indet. crocodilian
 Squamata - Mosasauridae
Mosasauridae indet. Gervais 1852 mosasaur
 Plesiosauria -