FHSM VP-16481
Cristomylus nelsoni (Kirkland, 2013)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Cristomylus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
nelsoni
Class
Chondrichthyes
Author
Kirkland
Order
Rajiformes
Year
2013
Family
Rhinobatidae
Collected by
Nelson, M.E. et al.
Date Collected
1985-06-01
Identified By
Eaton, J.G.
Date Identified
2011-10-25
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
Skull; Isolated Teeth, (1)

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Utah
County
Emery
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Cedar Mountain
Member
Mussentuchit
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Mesozoic
Latest Era
Mesozoic
Earliest Period
Cretaceous
Latest Period
Cretaceous
Earliest Epoch
Upper
Latest Epoch
Upper
Earliest Age
Cenomanian
Latest Age
Cenomanian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (1 of 1)

Kirkland, J.I., Eaton, J.G., Brinkman, D.B.. 2013. Elasmobranchs from upper Cretaceous freshwater facies in southern Utah. At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah, Indiana University Press:153-194