dredge spoil pile, Chesapeake and Delaware Canal (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: New Castle County, Delaware (39.5° N, 75.6° W: paleocoordinates 37.6° N, 43.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Cretaceous (100.5 - 66.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: D. C. Parris, B. S. Grandstaff, and W. B. Gallagher. 2007. Fossil fish from the Pierre Shale Group (Late Cretaceous): Clarifying the biostratigraphic record. Geological Society of America Special Papers 427:99-109 [M. Uhen/M. Shalap]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 125956: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Margaret Shalap on 27.03.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Albuliformes - Albulidae