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Portugal E1/48-9 (Jurassic of Portugal)

Where: Portugal (38.4° N, 9.2° W: paleocoordinates 32.8° N, 0.6° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Alcobaca Formation, Early/Lower Tithonian (150.8 - 145.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lagoonal; poorly lithified, sandy, carbonaceous mudstone and sandstone

• nodular, fine-sandy, biocl. micrite

Preservation: replaced with calcite

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: F. T. Fursich. 1999. Unpublished data. [F. Fursich/F. Fursich/P. Wagner] more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 8604: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Elmar Link on 09.08.2000, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling

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