Specimen: UA:8709


Specimen Information

MorphoSource Identifier: S25452
Reference Source: Vouchered
Occurrence ID: An occurence ID has not yet been identified or created for this specimen and it has not been integrated with iDigBio

Description: Nearly complete, articulated, but poorly preserved skull including maxillae, nasals, frontals, jugals, lacrimals, right postorbital and squamosal, pterygoids, ectopterygoids, right palatine, and partial braincase, and both lower jaws.

Notes: see Krause, D. W., Sampson, S. D., Carrano, M. T., & O'Connor, P. M. (2007). Overview of the history of discovery, taxonomy, phylogeny, and biogeography of Majungasaurus crenatissimus (Theropoda: Abelisauridae) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(S2), 1-20.

Geologic Age: Maastrichtian
Absolute Age: 66-70 Ma

Locality: MAD 99-33
Coordinates: Lat/Long, -15.896806, 46.595389, WGS 1984
Locality absolute age: 66-70 Ma
Locality geologic age: Maastrichtian

Institution: University of Antananarivo, Antananarivo, Madagascar

Specimen Media

M47310, 1 file
left dentary teeth and alveoli
(Left) (dentary)
M47311, 1 file
right dentary teeth and alveoli
(Right) (dentary)