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Re: Compsognathus



Farlow@SMTPLINK.IPFW.INDIANA.EDU wrote:
 
> Has anybody ever heard reports of _Compsognathus_ from the Morrison
> Formation, or at least the Late Jurassic of Western North America?

There are at least two familymembers of "coelurosaurs" known from the
Morrison Formation

COELURUS fragils (Marsh,1879)
Jurassic Late Kimmeridgian Tithonian
Morrison Formation Wyoming, Utah, US    
Theropoda INCERTAE SEDIS "Coelurosaurs" 
        
ORNITHOLESTES hermanni  (Osborn,1903)
Jurassic Late Kimmeridgian Tithonian    
Morrison Formation, Wyoming, Utah, US   
Theropoda INCERTAE SEDIS "Coelurosaurs" 

With regards
Fred Bervoets
fb@nrc.nl