Creosaurus potens Lull, 1911

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Geologic Age
Mesozoic - Cretaceous - Lower/early - Aptian
Record Last Modified
7 Oct 2019
Skeletal Morphology
Axial element, centrum
Specimen Count
1
Stratigraphy
Potomac Group - Patuxent Fm - Arundel Clay Mbr | Potomac Group - Arundel Fm
Collector
J. K. Murphy
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Paleogeneral
Types: Reptiles / Amphibians
Reptilia Primary Type
Paleobiology
USNM Number
V3049
Published Name
Creosaurus potens Lull, 1911
Place
District Of Columbia, United States
NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
Common name
"Capitalsaurus"
Dinosaur
Taxonomy
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Sauropsida Reptilia Archosauria Dinosauria Saurischia Suborder indet. Family indet.
Type Citation
Lull, R. S. 1916. Maryland Geol.Survey Strat.Ser., Lower Cretaceous. 186-187, pl.14,f.4.
Type Status
holotype