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Gillingham Pottery, Dorset (BMNH) (Jurassic to of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.0° N, 2.3° W: paleocoordinates 41.7° N, 7.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Kimmeridge Clay Formation, Kimmeridgian to Kimmeridgian (155.7 - 145.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 1938; reposited in the BMNH

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: R. Hoffstetter. 1957. Quelques observations sur les stégosaurinés [Some observations on stegosaurines]. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, 2e série 29(6):537-547 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 47788: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 01.03.2005

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