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RE: Update of Dinosaur Material From Nebraska
It took some looking but I found the newspaper articles which confirmed
the Yale cast as the tooth found in Nebraska.
So the updated listing is:
1) UNSM 1200 (6-8-28) distal end of left femur of an iguanodontid or
early hadrosaur from Burt County, near Decatur.
reference: Barbour, E. H. 1931. Evidence of dinosaurs in Nebraska.
Bulletin of University of Nebraska State Museum, 1:187–190.
Galton, P. M. and Jensen, J. A. 1978. Remains of
ornithopod dinosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous of North America. Brigham
Young University Geology Studies, 25:1–10.
2) UNSM (6-9-32) partial sacrum from a ?hadrosaur from near ?[Peru,
3) UNSM 93085 a partial tooth from an albertosaur [Theropoda indet.]
from gravel originating from a quarry in Gage County, near Holmesville.
Stratigraphic setting: Cretaceous, Dakota Sandstone
cast made for Yale catalog # YPM VP 057175
reference: "Lewiston boy donates dinosaur tooth piece to NU Museum" The
Lincoln Star Tuesday Novv 13, 1984 pg.6
"Lewiston boy turns tooth in to museum" The Lincoln
Star Monday Nov 19, 1984 pgs.1,5
Schneiderman pers. comm. to Ford and Chure, 2001
4) another partial tooth ?tyrannosaur [Dawes or Sioux County,
reference: USNM pers.comm. 1988
5) bone fragments considered dinosaurian [Burt County near Decatur]
reference: Barbour, E. H. pers. comm. to UNSM
6) Dinosaur tracks [At least 22 tridactyl ornithopod dinosaur tracks,
Caririchnium-like, poorly preserved in various degrees of expression]
early Cretaceous, upper Albian, middle Dakota Formation, southern
Jefferson County, Nebraska
reference: R. M. Joeckel; et.al.2004. "Late Albian Dinosaur Tracks from
the Cratonic (Eastern) Margin of the Western Interior Seaway, Nebraska,
USA" Ichnos, 11:275–284.
UNSM = University of Nebraska State Museum