Lost Burro Formation

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The Lost Burro Formation is a Middle to Upper Devonian stratigraphic unit in the western United States. Outcrops of the formation in Death Valley National Park have produced fossils of the placoderm Dunkleosteus terrelli, a small cladodont shark, and the crushing tooth of a cochliodont.[1]


  1. ^ "Death Valley National Park," Hunt, Santucci, and Kenworthy (2010); page 63.


  • Hunt, ReBecca K., Vincent L. Santucci and Jason Kenworthy. 2006. "A preliminary inventory of fossil fish from National Park Service units." in S.G. Lucas, J.A. Spielmann, P.M. Hester, J.P. Kenworthy, and V.L. Santucci (ed.s), Fossils from Federal Lands. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 34, pp. 63–69.