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La Cabrua outcrop, Sierra del Montsec (IEI collection) (Cretaceous of Spain)

Where: Spain (42.0° N, 1.0° E: paleocoordinates 31.2° N, 11.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: la Pedrera de Rubies Formation, Early/Lower Barremian (130.0 - 125.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; lime mudstone

• lithographic limestones intercalated within freshwater charophytic limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: Institut d’Estudis Ilerdencs (Lleida, Spain). Specimens labeled "AP" were collected by "Amics de la Paleontologia" but are housed at IEI.

Primary reference: X. Martínez-Delclòs. 1990. Insectos del Cretácico inferior de Santa Maria de Meià (Lleida): colleción Lluís Marià Vidal i Carreras. Treballs del Museu de Geologia de Barcelona 1:91-116 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 104052: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 06.02.2011, edited by April Kinchloe and Matthew Clapham

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