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Catalogue of Fossil Reptiles in the National Museum of Ireland (Vertebrata: Reptilia)
N. Monaghan1 and J. Sigwart1,2

1. National Museum of Ireland, Natural History Division, Merrion Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
2. University College Dublin, Department of Zoology, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland

September 2003

Historical Background | Catalogue of Specimens

Catalogue of Fossil Reptiles

The list below represents the holdings of fossil reptile specimens in the National Museum of Ireland, Natural History Division, Dublin, Ireland (NMINH). The catalogue is organised alphabetically by genus and species. The fields are as follows:

Specimen number: catalogue number. Links to photos provided where available.
Genus; Species; Author, Date: nomenclature used is as according to the references listed.
Specimen Description: identifies what constitutes each specimen.
Age/Stratigraphy: age and stratigraphy data as listed on original labels.
Locality: locality data as indicated on original specimen label.
References: inidcates where the specimen has been identified in the literature, as listed below. Where more than one reference has been used, the primary source is indicated in bold text.
Notes: includes points of interest for each specimen, including specimen type, holotypes, and surrounding matrix.
Synonyms: nomenclature used is as according to the references listed.
Donor: as listed on specimen labels. Additional information may be available for some specimens, from NMINH archives.

References:
1.) Anon. (1849) Plesiosaurus found near Whitby. Illustrated London News. 26 May 1849: 367.
2.) Anon. (1853) Report of the council. Ann. Rep. Zool. Soc. Ireland.
3.) Anon. (1854) Report of the council. Ann. Rep. Zool. Soc. Ireland.
4.) Anon. (1859) Report of the council. Ann. Rep. Zool. Soc. Ireland.
5.) Anon. (1862) Report of the council. Ann. Rep. Zool. Soc. Ireland.
6.) Anon. (1878) Report of the council. Ann. Rep. Zool. Soc. Ireland.
7.) Bell, R. J. 1903 Lower Lias reptilian remains at Belfast. The Irish Naturalist 12: 56
8.) Benton, M. J. & Taylor, M. A. (1984) Marine reptiles from the Upper Lias (Lower Toarcian, Lower Jurassic) of the Yorkshire coast. Proc. Yorks. Geol. Soc. 44: 399-429.
9.) Browne, M. (1889) The Vertebrate Animals of Leicestershire and Rutland. Midland Educational Co., Birmingham & Leicester. pp. 223.
10.) Carte, A. & Baily, W. H. (1863a) Description of a new species of Plesiosaurus, from the Lias, near Whitby, Yorkshire. J. R. Dubl. Soc. 4: 160-170. Also in: Dublin Q. J. Sci. 3: 291-301.
11.) Carte, A. & Baily, W. H. (1863b) On a new species of Plesiosaurus, from the Lias, near Whitby, Yorkshire. Rep. Brit. Ass. Advmt. Sci. 1862:68-69.
12.) Cruickshank, A. R. I. (1994) Cranial anatmoy of the Lower Jurassic pliosaur Rhomaleosaurus megacephalus (Stutchbury) (Reptilia: Plesiosauria). Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B, 343: 247-260.
13.) Haughton, S. (1865) Manual of Geology. Longman & Co., London. pp. 360.
14.) Lydekker, R. (1889) Catalogue of the Fossil Reptilia and Amphibia in the British Museum (Natural History), Part 2. London.
15.) Lydekker, R. (1884) Catalogue of vertebrate fossils from the Siwaliks of India, in the Science and Art Museum, Dublin. Scientific Transactions of the Royal Dubin.Society 3: 69-86, pl. 3.
16.) Lydekker, R. (1891) Catalogue of the Fossil Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and Amphibians in the Science and Art Museum. Science and Art Museum, Dublin. pp. 61.
17.) Moberley (1849) [Letter concerning a large Plesiosaurus from the Lias of Kettleness Alum Quarry] Rep. Brit. Ass. Advmt. Sci. 1848: 78.
18.) Monaghan, N. T. (1992) Geology in the National Museum of Ireland. Geol. Curator. 5: 275-282.
19.) O'Riordan, C. E. (1983) The Natural History Museum, Dublin. Stationery Office, Dublin.
20.) Osborne, R. 1999. The Floating Egg: Episodes in the Making of Geology. Pimlico. pp. 256
21.) Persson, P. O. (1963) A revision of the classification of the Plesiosauria with a synopsis of the stratigraphical and geographical distribution of the group. Lunds. Univ. Arsskr. N. F. Avd, 2. 59: 1-60.
22.) Phillips, J. (1853) Report of the council of the Yorkshire Philosophical Society, etc. Ann. Rep. Yorks. Philos. Soc. 1852: 7-8, 19-20.
23.) Seeley, H. G. (1874) Note on some generic modifications of the plesiosaurian pectoral arch. Q. J. Geol. Soc. 30: 436-449.
24.) Stutchbury, S. (1846) Description of a new species of Plesiosaurus, in the Museum of the Bristol Institution. Q. J. Geol. Soc. 2: 411-417. pl. 18.
25.) Tate, R. & Blake, J. F. (1876) The Yorkshire Lias. Van Voorst, London.
26.) Watson, D. M. S. (1909) A preliminary note on two new genera of Upper Liassic plesiosaurs. Mem. Manchester Lit. Philos. Soc. 54: 1-28.
27.) Wiman, C. (1925) Über Pterodactylus Westmani und andere Flugsaurier, Bull. Geol. Inst. Univ. Upps. 20, 1–38
28.) Young, C. (1964): On a new pterosaurian from Sinkiang, China. Vert.Palasiat. 8: 221-256
 

Specimen Number
Genus
Species
Author, Date
Stratigraphy/Age
Locality
Donor
Notes
Synonyms
References
NMING : F14878
Arctosaurus
osborni
Adams, 1875
Heiberg Formation, Upper Triassic
Rendezvous Point, Cameron Island, Bathurst Group, Arctic Archipelago, Canada
 
HOLOTYPE
Cervical vertebra
 
Adams 1875, p. 177, text. figs. A-D, p. 178
uncatalogued
Chelone
hoffmanni
Gray, 1831
Upper Cretaceous
Maastricht, Netherlands
 
Costal bone
 
 
uncatalogued
Cimoliosaurus
eurymerus
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
 
 
 
NMING : F16451
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
Trunk vertebra
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16452
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
Dermal scute
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16453
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
Trunk vertebra
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16454
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
Dermal scute
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16455
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
Teeth
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16456
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
Teeth
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16458
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
Large trunk vertebra
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16459
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
Trunk vertebra
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16460
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
Dermal scutes
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16461
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
Dermal scutes
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16462
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
Dermal scutes
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16463
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
Dermal scutes
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16464
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
Trunk vertebra
 
[15], p. 85
NMING : F16465
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Piram Island, Gulf of Khambat, Gujarat, India
Trinity College Dublin
Trunk vertebra
 
[15], p. 86
NMING : F16466
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
Cervical vertebra
 
[15], p. 87
NMING : F16467
Crocodilus?
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
Dermal scute
 
[15], p. 88
NMING : F16592
Crocodilus
sivalensis
Lydekker, 1886
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Crocodilus palustris? Less., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 84
[16], p. 46 as 'b'
NMING : F16593
Crocodilus
sivalensis
Lydekker, 1886
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Crocodilus palustris? Less., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 84
[16], p. 46 as 'c'
NMING : F16615
Cryptoclidus
cantabrigiensis
Lydekker, 1889?
Greensand, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
 
Cimoliosaurus sp., Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 54
NMING : F16616
Cryptoclidus
cantabrigiensis
Lydekker, 1889?
Greensand, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
 
Cimoliosaurus sp., Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 54
NMING : F16469
Cryptoclidus
trochanterius
(Owen, 1840)
 
Lower Greensand Bone Bed, Cretaceous
Norman Moore
Centrum of a middle cervical vertebra
Cimoliosaurus trochanterius Owen, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 54
NMING : F16576
Emyda
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
 
 
[15], p. 86
NMING : F16580
Emyda
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
 
[15], p. 86
NMING : F8749
Eurycleidus
arcuatus
(Owen, 1840)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
 
Thaumatosaurus arcuatus (Owen), Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 53
[9], p. 180
NMING : F10194/1-38
Eurycleidus
megacephalus
(Stutchbury, 1846)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Street, Somerset, England
 
This specimen is formed of a series of slabs all of which have been assumed to belong to one individual.
Thaumatosaurus megacephalus (Stutchbury), Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 53
[12], p. 250
NMING : F16468
Eurycleidus
megacephalus
(Stutchbury, 1846)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
England
 
.
Thaumatosaurus megacephalus? (Stutchbury), Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 53
NMING : F16591
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16594
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16595
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16596
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING: F16597
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16599
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Piram Island, Gulf of Khambat, Gujarat, India
Trinity College Dublin
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16600
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Piram Island, Gulf of Khambat, Gujarat, India
Trinity College Dublin
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16601
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Piram Island, Gulf of Khambat, Gujarat, India
Trinity College Dublin
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16602
Gavialis
gangeticus
(Gmelin, 1788)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
 
 
[15], p. 84
NMING : F16457
Gavialis
pachyrhynchus
Lydekker, 1886
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
Gavialis crassidens? Falconer & Cautley, Lydekker 1884
Gavialis [sic] pachyrhynchus Lydekker, Lydekker 1891
[15], p. 84
[16], p. 47
NMING : F16510
Hardella
thurgi
(Gray, 1831)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Batagur? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56 as 'c' [pars]
NMING : F16511
Hardella
thurgi
(Gray, 1831)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Batagur? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56 as 'c' [pars]
NMING : F16512
Hardella
thurgi
(Gray, 1831)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Batagur? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56 as 'c' [pars]
NMING : F16518
Hardella
thurgi
(Gray, 1831)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Batagur? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56 as 'c' [pars]
NMING : F16521
Hardella
thurgi
(Gray, 1831)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Batagur? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56 as 'c' [pars]
NMING : F16522
Hardella
thurgi
(Gray, 1831)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Batagur? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56 as 'c' [pars]
NMING : F16589
Hardella
thurgi
(Gray, 1831)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Baker and Durand collection
 
 
[15], p. 85 as 'tortoise...carapace and plastron...'
[16], p. 56 as 'a'
NMING : F8756
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skull removed from plaster 1988.
 
[16], p. 49, as 'k'
NMING : F8765
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Lee collection
Skull in dorsal view.
 
[16], p. 49, as 'l'
NMING : F8774
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
 
Lee Collection [?]
Specimen does not appear in Lydekker's catalogue.
Complete skeleton in dorsal view.
 
 
NMING : F16604
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skull (never mounted in plaster).
 
[16], p. 49, as 'n'
NMING : F16625
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
[?] Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Lee collection
Orbital region of skull (not mounted in plaster).
 
[16], p. 49, as 'o'
NMING : F16626
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee Collection
Left orbital region of skull (not mounted in plaster)
 
 
NMING : F16627
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Street, Somerset, England
Lee collection
Skull (never mounted in plaster).
 
[16], p. 49, as 'm', I. intermedius?
NMING : F16628
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
 
Lee Collection
Skull (never mounted in plaster).
 
 
NMING : F16663
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
 
 
Single paddle
 
 
NMING : F16678
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Greensand [derived], Cretaceous
Upware, Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
 
NMING : F16679
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Greensand [derived], Cretaceous
Upware, Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
 
NMING : F16689
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lias, Jurassic
Yorkshire, England
 
Series of nine associated vertebrae
 
 
NMING : F16694
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
 
UIpper and lower jaws with teeth
 
 
NMING : F16695
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
Collected by Patrick Doran
Mandible in matrix
 
 
NMING : F16696
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
Collected by Patrick Doran
Impression of phalangeals in mudstone.
 
 
NMING : F16697
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
Collectedby Patrick Doran
Mandible in matrix with some teeth.
 
 
NMING : F16698
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Collected by Patrick Doran
Ribs, vertebrae and other bones in matrix, encased in plaster.
 
 
NMING : F16699
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
 
Limb bones in matrix
 
 
NMING : F16700
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
 
Part of snout
 
 
NMING : F16705
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lias, Jurassic
Keynsham, England
 
Part of snout
 
 
NMING : F16706
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lias, Jurassic
Keynsham, England
 
Part of rib
 
 
NMING : F16707
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Purchased 1893 from Mrs. Jones
Large vertebrae
 
 
NMING : F16708
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Purchased 1893 from Mrs. Jones
Large vertebrae
 
 
NMING : F16709
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
 
Complete paddle in two pieces.
 
 
NMING : F16750
Ichthyosaurus
sp.
 
[Lias, Jurassic]
[England]
 
Scapula
 
 
NMING : F16619
Ichthyosaurus
campylodon
Carter, 1846
Greensand, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
Centrum of a dorsal vertebra
 
[16], p. 48, as 'a'
NMING : F16644
Ichthyosaurus
campylodon
Carter, 1846
Chloritic Marl, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
 
NMING : F16645
Ichthyosaurus
campylodon
Carter, 1846
Chloritic Marl, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
 
NMING : F16701
Ichthyosaurus
campylodon
Carter, 1846
Greensand, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 48, as 'b'
NMING : F16702
Ichthyosaurus
campylodon
Carter, 1846
Greensand, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 48, as 'b'
NMING : F16703
Ichthyosaurus
campylodon
Carter, 1846
Greensand, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 48, as 'b'
NMING : F16704
Ichthyosaurus
campylodon
Carter, 1846
Greensand, Cretaceous
Cambridge, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 48, as 'b'
NMING : F8746
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in right lateral view; major break --may be composite.
("Left lateral view" in Lydekker's description)
 
[16], p. 49, as 'a'?
NMING : F8755
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Lee collection
Small skeleton without head.
Removed from plaster 1988.
 
[16], p. 49, as 'c'
NMING : F8766
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Lee collection
Small skeleton in left lateral view.
Cleaned in 1988.
 
[16], p. 49, as 'd'
NMING : F8767
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left lateral view.
 
[16], p. 49, as 'e'
NMING : F8770
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Lee collection
Small skeleton in dorsal view
 
[16], p. 49, as 'b'
NMING : F16610
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 49, as 'i'
NMING : F16611
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 49, as 'i'
NMING : F16612
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 49, as 'i'
NMING : F16613
Ichthyosaurus
communis
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Teeth
 
[16], p. 49, as 'i'
NMING : F8743
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left lateral view
 
[16], p. 50, as 'l'
NMING : F8744
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in ventral view
 
[16], p. 51, as 'm'
NMING : F8745
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left lateral view
 
[16], p. 51, as 'o'
NMING : F8747
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Street, Somerset, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left lateral view; strongly curved spine.
 
[16], p. 50, as 'e'
NMING : F8748
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Street, Somerset, England
BM(NH)
Skeleton in right dorsal view.
Plaster replica of BM(NH) 2013.
 
[16], p. 50, as 'a'
NMING : F8750
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Small skeleton in left lateral view.
Removed from plaster in 1988.
 
[16], p. 50, as 'g'
NMING : F8751
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left lateral view
 
[16], p. 50, as 'f'
NMING : F8752
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left dorsal view
 
[16], p. 50, as 'k'
NMING : F8753
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Sskeleton in dorsal view.
 
[16], p. 51, as 'p'
NMING : F8754
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Anterior skeleton in right lateral view
 
[16], p. 50, as 'i'
NMING : F8757
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Street, Somerset, England
Lee collection
Anterior skeleton in right lateral view
 
[16], p. 50, as 'c'
NMING : F8760
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in right lateral view
 
[16], p. 50, as 'h'
NMING : F8763
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in dorsal view
 
[16], p. 51, as 'n'
NMING : F8772
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Street, Somerset, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in right lateral view
 
[16], p. 50, as 'b'
NMING : F8773
Ichthyosaurus
intermedius
Conybeare, 1822
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in right lateral view; skull seen dorsally.
Paddles mounted in matrix incorrectly.
 
[16], p. 50, as 'd'
NMING : F16711
Ichthyosaurus
trigonus
Owen, 1840
 
[England]
 
Vertebral centra
 
[16], p. 49 as 'a'
NMING : F16712
Ichthyosaurus
trigonus
Owen, 1840
 
[England]
 
Vertebral centra
 
[16], p. 49 as 'a'
NMING : F16713
Ichthyosaurus
trigonus
Owen, 1840
 
[England]
 
Vertebral centra
 
[16], p. 49 as 'a'
NMING : F16714
Ichthyosaurus
trigonus
Owen, 1840
 
[England]
 
Vertebral centra
 
[16], p. 49 as 'a'
NMING : F16715
Ichthyosaurus
trigonus
Owen, 1840
 
[England]
 
Vertebral centra
 
[16], p. 49 as 'a'
NMING : F16716
Ichthyosaurus
trigonus
Owen, 1840
Kimmeridge Clay, Jurassic
Shotover, Oxford, England
D.T. Thiselton Dyer
Centrum of a large caudal vertebra
 
[16], p. 49 as 'b'
NMING : F16443
Iguanodon
bernissartiensis
Boulenger, 1881
 Wealden, Cretaceous
Isle of Wight, England
 
Vertebra
 
[16], p. 48
NMING : F16446
Iguanodon
bernissartiensis
Boulenger, 1881
 Wealden, Cretaceous
Isle of Wight, England
 
Vertebra
 
[16], p. 48
NMING : F14495
Iguanodon
mantelli
Meyer, 1832
 Wealden, Cretaceous
Isle of Wight, England
 
Long bone
 
[16], p. 48 as 'c'
NMING : F8759
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in ventral view; good pectoral girdle.
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 51, as 'b'
NMING : F8761
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in right lateral view; good skull.
Originally labelled as Leptoterygius latifrons (Konig).
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 51, as 'd'
NMING : F8764
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection [?]
Rostrum incorrectly restored in plaster.
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 52, as 'g'
NMING : F8775
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection [?]
Cast of the upper surface of a skull.
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 52, as 'h'
NMING : F8776
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left lateral view; skull in dorsal view.
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 51, as 'c'
NMING : F8777
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Long Sutton, Somerset, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in ventral view
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 51, as 'a'
NMING : F8778
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in dorsal view; poorly restored paddles.
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 52, as 'f'
NMING : F8782
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire, England
Lee collection
Skeleton in left lateral view
Cleaned and displayed in NMINH, 1986.
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 52, as 'e'
NMING : F16639
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Scapula
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
 
NMING : F16640
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Vertebrae
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
 
NMING : F16641
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Vertebrae
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
 
NMING : F16642
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Vertebrae
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
 
NMING : F16643
Leptopterygius
tenuirostris
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
 
Vertebrae
Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Lydekker 1891
 
uncatalogued
Metriorhynchus
 supercilliosus
 
 
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Upper and lower laws, 2 ilium, 28 vertebra
 
 
uncatalogued
Metriorhynchus
 supercilliosus
 
 
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Skull
 
 
uncatalogued
Opthalmosaurus
 sp.
 
 
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
2 humerus, 80 paddle bones, 2 coracoid, 2 scapula, 3 clavicle, 2 skull bones
 
 
NMING : F16684
Pelagosaurus
typus
Bronn, 1841
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Whitby, Yorkshire, England
 
 
 
[16], p. 47
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Right scapula
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Left femur
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Left ilium
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Humerus (juvenile)
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Right humerus
Disposed 1959
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Right femur
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Left humerus
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Ventral rib
 
 
NMING : F16430
Plesiosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Carr's Glen, Cave Hill, Co. Antrim, Ireland
Purchased from Robert Bell, Belfast
Matrix block with three vertebrae.
ID by A.S. Woodward.
 
[7], p. 56
NMING : F16650
Plesiosaurus
sp.
 
Lower Lias, Jurassic
 
 
Vertebra
 
 
uncatalogued
Plesiosaurus
sp.
 
Rhaetic, Triassic
Old Passage, near Bristol, Avon, England
Lord Enniskillen
 
 
 
NMING : F8758
Plesiosaurus
dolichodeirus
Conybeare, 1821
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Lee collection
 
Plesiosaurus dolichodirus [sic] Conybeare, Lydekker 189
[9], p. 181
[16], p. 54
uncatalogued
'Plesiosaurus'
macrocephalus
Owen, 1840
 
 
 
 
 
[16], p. 55 as 'a'
uncatalogued
'Plesiosaurus'
macrocephalus
Owen, 1840
 
 
.
 
 
[16], p. 55 as 'b'
NMING : F8780
'Plesiosaurus'
macrocephalus
Owen, 1840
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
BM(NH)
Plaster replica of holotype.
 
[16], p. 54
NMING : F8771
'Plesiosaurus'
hawkinsi
Owen, 1840
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Street, Somerset, England
BM(NH)
Plaster replica of holotype.
 
[16], p. 54
NMING : F10200
Pleurosternon
bullocki
(Owen, 1841)
 
Swanage, Dorset, England
 
 
Pleurosternum [sic] bullocki, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 57 as specimen 'a'
NMING : F16590
Pleurosternon
bullocki
(Owen, 1841)
 
Swanage, Dorset, England
 
 
Pleurosternum [sic] bullocki, Lydekker 1891
[16], p. 57 as specimen 'b'
NMING : F16622
Pliosaurus
brachydirus
Owen, 1840
Lower Greensand Bone Bed, Cretaceous
 
 
 
 
[16], p. 52 as 'a'
NMING : F16470
Pliosaurus
brachydirus
Owen, 1840
Greensand, Cretaceous
Potton, Bedfordshire, England
Norman Moore
 
 
[16], p. 53, as 'b'
NMING : F16620
Polyptychodon
interruptus
Owen, 1841
Solnhofen Limestone, Tithonian, Jurassic
Cambridge, England
 
 
 
[16], p. 54
NMING : F15005
Pterodactylus
cristatus
Wiman, 1925
Upper Lias, Jurassic
Solnhofen, Bavaria, Germany
 
Counterpart slab of specimen in the Bayerische Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Historische Geologie, Munich.
Germanodactylus, Young 1964
[27]
[28]
NMING : F8785
Rhomaleosaurus
cramptoni
(Carte and Baily, 1863)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Alum Works, Kettleness, Whitby, Yorkshire, England
 
Holotype
Plesiosaurus macrocephalus Owen, Phillips 1853
Plesiosaurus cramptoni, Carte and Baily 1863
Plesiosaurus cramptoni, Haughton 1865
Plesiosaurus cramptoni, Seeley 1874
Rhomaleosaurus seeley, Tate and Blake 1876
Thaumatosaurus cramptoni, Lydekker 1891
Thaumatosaurus cramptoni, Watson 1909
Rhomaleosaurus cramptoni, Monaghan 1992
[17], p. 78
[1], p. 367
[22], p. 8
[2], p. 78
[3], p. 82
[4], p. 110
[5], p. 14
[10], p. 163
[10], pl. 5; pl. 6, figs. 1-4
[11], p. 68
[13], fig. 38 (opp. p. 273)
[23], p. 448
[25] 1876, p. 247
[6], p. 14
[14], p. 162
[16], p. 53
[26], p. 2
[19], fig. p. 52
[8], fig. 4b, p. 412
[18], fig. 5, p. 279
[20], fig. p. 256
uncatalogued
Steneosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Upper and lower jaws, 16 vertebra
 
 
uncatalogued
Steneosaurus
 sp.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Scute
 
 
NMING : F8762
Temnodontosaurus
platydon
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
BM(NH)
Large skull with truncated snout in left lateral view
Plaster replica of BM(NH) R.808
 
[16], p. 52, as 'a'
NMING : F8768
Temnodontosaurus
platydon
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Lee collection
Skull in right lateral view
 
[16], p. 52, as 'c'
NMING : F8769
Temnodontosaurus
platydon
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Marder collection [?]
Skull in right lateral view.
 
[16], p. 52, as 'd'
NMING : F16617
Temnodontosaurus
platydon
(Conybeare, 1822)
Lower Lias, Jurassic
 
 
Rolled centrum of caudal vertebra
 
[16], p. 52, as 'e'
NMING : F16893/1
Temnodontosaurus
platydon
(Conybeare, 1822)
 
Street, Somerset, England
Lee Collection
Specimen is now in three pieces.
F16893/1: left and right jaws and cranial bones
 
[16], p. 52, as 'b'
NMING : F16893/2
Temnodontosaurus
platydon
(Conybeare, 1822)
 
Street, Somerset, England
Lee Collection
Specimen is now in three pieces.
F16893/2: transverse section through snout
 
[16], p. 52, as 'b'
NMING : F16893/3
Temnodontosaurus
platydon
(Conybeare, 1822)
 
Street, Somerset, England
Lee Collection
Specimen is now in three pieces.
F16893/3: transverse section through snout
 
[16], p. 52, as 'b'
uncatalogued
Testudo
sp.
 
 
 
Rev. Dr. Comerford
 
 
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16509
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16513
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16514
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16515
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16516
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16517
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16519
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16520
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16523
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16524
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection; D. 59
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16525
Testudo
atlas
(Falconer and Cautley, 1844)
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection; D. 59
 
Colossochelys? sp., Lydekker 1884
[15], p. 85
[16], p. 56
NMING : F16533-F16572
Testudo
vosmoeri
Fitzinger, 1826
 
 
Transit of Venus Expedition collection
 
 
[16], p. 55
NMING : F16574
Trionyx
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
 
[15] p. 86
NMING : F16575
Trionyx
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Trinity College Dublin
 
 
[15] p. 86
NMING : F16577
Trionyx
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
 
[15] p. 86
NMING : F16578
Trionyx
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
 
[15] p. 86
NMING : F16579
Trionyx
sp.
 
Pliocene, Tertiary
Doab Canal, Siwalik Hills, Northern India
Cautley and Baker collection
 
 
[15] p. 86
uncatalogued
Crocodile
 
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Left femur
 
 
NMING : F16447
Dinosaur
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
[16], p. 48
uncatalogued
unidentified
.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
5 Teeth
 
 
uncatalogued
unidentified
.
 
Oxford Clay of Peterborough
Yorkshire, England.
Purchased 1893 from Alfred N. Leeds, Eyebury, Peterborough
Coprolites
 
 

 

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