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  • Vertebrate Paleontology VPRA-1424 MCZ Vert. Paleontology
  • Broiliellus brevis
  • skull (fossil)
  •    Holotype of Broiliellus brevis
  • Masked. Call for detailed locality
  • North America: United States: Texas: Archer
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2007-10-04)
Identifications
Broiliellus brevis
Animalia incertae sedis Dissorophidae Broiliellus brevis
Identified by Robert L. Carroll
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Carroll 1964, Page 195, Holotype of Broiliellus brevis
figures 9 and 10
 
Media of type text, Carroll 1964. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. CXXXI no. 7
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. CXXXI no. 7
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Texas
County: Archer
Specific Locality: Masked
Collecting Source: rock/outcrop
Coordinates: Masked
Period/System: Permian
Determined by Cyrus Green on 2020-10-07 Remark: Hentz, 1988
Group: Bowie
Determined by Cyrus Green on 2020-10-07 Remark: Hentz, 1988
Formation: Archer City
Determined by Cyrus Green on 2020-10-07 Remark: Hentz, 1988
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2007-10-04)
Collecting Event Remarks: Masked
Identifiers
previous number: 91
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
skull (fossil) good in collection 13
Remarks: type skull misslabeled as 1695 = 1424;skull - Compared VPRA-1424 and VPRA-1695 to the material as described by Carroll (1964). It does appear the skull of 1424 was mislabeled as 1695. Both skulls are in their proper places now, but 1424 is still labeled as 1695. - Cyrus G. 2019-07-16