McIntyre Gully (Cretaceous of Australia)

Also known as Mosasaur locality

Where: Western Australia, Australia (31.3° S, 115.9° E: paleocoordinates 58.1° S, 96.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Molecap Greensand Formation, Santonian (86.3 - 83.6 Ma)

• Upper section

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: B. P. Kear, J. A. Long, and J. E. Martin. 2005. A review of Australian mosasaur occurences. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences — Geologie en Mijnbouw 84(3):307-313 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 142716: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 15.04.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Squamata - Mosasauridae
cf. Platecarpus sp. Cope 1869 mosasaur
UWA 37092, fragmentary forelimb