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Sebeş Glod (SbG/A) (Cretaceous of Romania)

Also known as Sebes Glod

Where: Alba, Romania (46.0° N, 23.6° E: paleocoordinates 38.4° N, 20.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Sebes Formation, Early/Lower Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• lower third of the Sebes Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "floodplain"; paleosol/pedogenic, red, silty mudstone and intraclastic sandstone

• "dominated by coarse, mainly cross-bedded channel deposits (gravels, sandy gravels), with occasional interbeds of finer grained overbank and floodplain deposits (sandstones, silty red clays, mudstones)." Fossils from "pedogenetically modified red mudstones"; "red silty clays"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by M. Vremir in 2009

Collection methods: surface (in situ), mechanical,

Primary reference: Z. Csiki, M. Vremir, S. L. Brusatte and M. A. Norell. 2010. An aberrant island-dwelling theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of Romania. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107(35):15357-15361 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 97813: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 30.08.2010, edited by Jonathan Tennant

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