Beloe Ozero, Bed 4 (SBO) (Cretaceous of Russian Federation)

Also known as Beloye Ozero

Where: Saratov, Russian Federation (51.2° N, 45.0° E: paleocoordinates 42.5° N, 39.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Rybushka Formation, Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• may have an "admixture of a redeposited Early Campanian fauna"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; nodular, phosphatic, silty sandstone

• "phosphoric interbed"; "phosphoritic nodules" in a silty sand

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by A.V. Panteleev & E.V. Popov in 2003, 2005

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ),

Primary reference: A. V. Averianov and E. V. Popov. 2014. A pterosaurian vertebra from the Upper Cretaceous of the Saratov Region. Paleontological Journal 48(3):326-329 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 157353: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 16.06.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Elasmobranchii -
Elasmobranchii indet. elasmobranch
coprolites
 Squatiniformes - Squatinidae
Squatina hasei angel shark
 Lamniformes - Anacoracidae
Pseudocorax laevis Leriche 1906 mackerel shark
Squalicorax kaupi Agassiz 1843 crow shark
 Lamniformes - Archaeolamnidae
Archaeolamna kopingensis Davis 1890 mackerel shark
 Lamniformes - Cretoxyrhinidae
Cretolamna appendiculata Agassiz 1843 mackerel shark
 Lamniformes - Odontaspididae
Eostriatolamia sp. Glikman 1980 sand tiger shark
 Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae
Heterodontus sp. de Blainville 1816 bullhead shark
 Orectolobiformes - Orectolobidae
Squatirhina sp. Casier 1947 wobbegong
  - Edaphodontidae
Elasmodus sp. Egerton chimaera
 Chimaeriformes -
 Chimaeriformes - Callorhinchidae
Edaphodon sp. Buckland 1838 plownose chimaera
 Chimaeriformes - Callorhynchidae
Ischyodus bifurcatus plownose chimaera
Actinopteri
 Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae
Enchodontidae indet. Woodward 1901
Reptilia
 Testudinata -
Testudinata indet. Oppel 1811 turtle
 Squamata - Mosasauridae
Mosasauridae indet. Gervais 1852 mosasaur
 Sauropterygia -
Plesiosauria indet. de Blainville 1835 plesiosaur