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La Canaleta 2, Galve (Cretaceous of Spain)

Also known as Teruel

Where: Aragón, Spain (40.6° N, 0.8° W: paleocoordinates 31.0° N, 8.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: El Castellar Formation, Late/Upper Hauterivian (136.4 - 130.0 Ma)

• lower part of formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by J. M. Herrero

Primary reference: X. Pereda Suberbiola and P. M. Galton. 2001. Thyreophoran ornithischian dinosaurs from the Iberian Peninsula. Actas de Las I Jornadas Internacionales Sobre Paleontología de Dinosaurios y Su Entorno, Salas de Los Infantes, Burgos, Spain, September 1999. Colectivo Arqueológico-Paleontológico de Salas, C.A.S. 147-161 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 59079: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 10.03.2006

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