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Continued Research on the Jurassic Vertebrate Fauna from the Beardmore Glacier Region of Antarctica
Entry ID: USAP-1246379

Abstract: This proposal requests support for research on Early Jurassic vertebrate fauna of the Beardmore Glacier region of Antarctica. The project will support preparation and systematic and paleobiological research on four Antarctic dinosaurs, including two new species, collected in the Central Transantarctic Mountains. With the new material Cryolophosaurus will become one of the most complete Early ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #1246379

Description: Vertebrate fossils from the Hanson Formation at Mt. Kirkpatrick, in the Beardmore Glacier region of Antarctica
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -85.0   S: -87.0   E: 160.0   W: 166.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2013-01-01
Stop Date: 2016-12-31
Data Set Progress
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Email: info at
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Email: pmakovicky at
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Field Museum of Natural History
City: Chicago
Province or State: IL
Postal Code: 60605
Country: US
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12