Dinosauria Owen, 1841

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  • Title: Dinosauria Owen, 1841
  • Verbatim longitude: 021 22 E
  • Verbatim latitude: 33 21 50 S
  • State province: Cape Province
  • Scientific name authorship: Owen, 1841
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Locality: Bushman's [Boesmans] River
  • Latest period or highest system: Cretaceous
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Early Cretaceous
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Latest age or Highest age: Barremian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identification Qualifier: Presented 1847, when dinosaurs still only poorly understood, so may not be dinosaur.
  • Higher geography: Africa; South Africa; Cape Province; Bushman's [Boesmans] River
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Dinosauria
  • Group: Wealden Group
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Cretaceous
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Early Cretaceous
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Earliest age or Lowestst age: Berriasian
  • Country: South Africa
  • Continent: Africa
  • Class: Reptilia