Fossil Vertebrates of Virginia
Data Archive 19

This is a Paleobiology Database Data Archive that includes all known published occurrences of fossil vertebrates of Virginia. If any known published account of a fossil vertebrate from Virginia seems to be missing from this archive, please contact the author using the information below, and report the missing occurrence, along with the relevant bibliographic information.

Scientific goals

This archive aims to compile all information about the occurrences of fossil vertebrates in Virginia to facilitate any and all other studies regarding fossil vertebrates in Virginia. The goal of this compilation is to document all of the fossil vertebrates published from Virginia. All of the data are publicly available for use by anyone.


Entry of these data began in 2010 and is an ongoing process. New publications on Virginia fossil vertebrates are entered as soon as the author is made aware of them.

Contact information

Mark D. Uhen
George Mason University
Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Earth Sciences
MS 5F1
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-993-5264
Fax: 703-993-1066