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Norets (Cretaceous to of Spain)

Also known as Presa de Tremp. Tremp dam, Talarn, Point 2

Where: Cataluña, Spain (42.2° N, 0.9° E: paleocoordinates 32.6° N, 2.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: La Posa Formation (Tremp Group), Late/Upper Campanian to Late/Upper Campanian (84.9 - 66.0 Ma)

• "level a," probably now part of the Tremp Fm., lower part of gray unit.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified, red sandstone

• "red sandstone"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by A. Lapparent, E. Aguirre & J. Rosell in 1956

Primary reference: A. F. d. Lapparent and E. Aguirre. 1956. Présence de Dinosauriens dans le Crétacé supérieur du bassin de Tremp (province de Lérida, Espagne) [Presence of dinosaurs in the Upper Cretaceous of the Tremp Basin (Lérida Province, Spain)]. Comptes Rendus de la Société Géologique de France 1956:261-262 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 141184: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.03.2013

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