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RE: OLD ORNITHOMIMOSAURS
Tom Holtz wrote:
The type of _Shuvosaurus_ is from a much smaller animal than
(although it could be from a juvenile, I suppose) and they are from
different, although roughly contemporary, units: _Gojirasaurus_ from >the
Bull Canyon Formation of the Chinle Group (or Bull Canyon Member >of the
Chinle Formation: choose your stratigraphic nomenclature...) >of New
Mexico, while _Shuvosaurus_ is from the Dockum of Texas.
Apparently the premaxilla of an ADULT _Shuvosaurus_ was found in the same
quarry that produced _Gojirasaurus_:
While on the topic, what IS the preferred nomenclature for the Chinle Group
/ Formation and the Dockum Group / Formation? Anyone?
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