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Type and Figured Fossil Collection

Specimen Details

Mosasaurus sp. aff. hoffmanni

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BAS specimen number
DJ.1053.10

Type Status
None

Higher Taxonomy
Kingdom Animalia 
Subphylum Vertebrata 
Class Sauropsida 
Superorder Lepidosauria 
Order Squamata 
Suborder Scleroglossa 
Infraorder Anguimorpha 
Family Mosasauridae 
Subfamily Mosasaurinae 
Life Life 

Chronostratigraphy
Upper Maastrichtian

Lithostratigraphy
No data available.

Locality
Seymour Island


Citations

  • Martin, J.E., Crame, J.A. (2006)
    Palaeobiological significance of high-latitude Late Cretaceous vertebrate fossils from the James Ross Basin, Antarctica
    Cretaceous-Tertiary high-latitude palaeoenvironments: James Ross Basin, Antarctica, 109-124
    p. 118; p. 119, Fig. 4I
  • Martin, J.E. (2006)
    Biostratigraphy of the Mosasauridae (Reptilia) from the Cretaceous of Antarctica
    Cretaceous-Tertiary high-latitude palaeoenvironments: James Ross Basin, Antarctica, 101-108
    p. 105

Note
The data provided on this page is taken from the most recent publication citing this specimen. Taxonomic names and geological ages are largely subjective and may have been assigned differently in previous publications.