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Upper Hop Brook, Holmdel (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Monmouth County, New Jersey (40.3° N, 74.3° W: paleocoordinates 40.5° N, 49.8° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: upper Member (Mount Laurel Formation), Early/Lower Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• said to be early Maastrichtian

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: D. W. Krause and D. Baird. 1979. Late Cretaceous Mammals East of the North American Western Interior Seaway. Journal of Paleontology 53(3):562-565 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 14504: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002, edited by Matthew Carrano

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