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Casa de Pedra (Cretaceous of Brazil)

Where: Pernambuco, Brazil (10.0° S, 39.6° W: paleocoordinates 15.0° S, 10.8° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Romualdo Member (Santana Formation), Albian (112.6 - 99.7 Ma)

• Araripe Basin

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression, concretion

Collected by Karl Theodor Beurlen

Collection methods: quarrying,

Primary reference: F. J. de Figueiredo and V. Gallo. 2004. A New Teleost Fish from the Early Cretaceous of Northeastern Brazil. Boletim Do Museu Nacional Geologia 73(23):1-23 [S. Peters/S. McMullen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 133574: authorized by Shanan Peters, entered by Sharon McMullen on 16.09.2012

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