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Fumanya Sud (B-FUM10) (Cretaceous of Spain)

Also known as Allodaposuchus palustris type

Where: Cataluña, Spain (42.2° N, 1.8° E: paleocoordinates 34.1° N, 1.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Grey Garumnian Formation (Tremp Group), Early/Lower Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• Magnetostratigraphy indicates an early Maastrichtian age for the site, within the C31r; layer is approximately 30 meters above the base of the Tremp Formation. Eggs from level B-FUM10

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: delta plain; mudstone

• lacustrine-palustrine environment, as part of a more extensive lagoon
• dark organic matter-rich mudstone (about 40 centimeters in thickness); "lutite"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by B. Vila in 2004–2006

Primary reference: A. M. Bravo, B. Vila, Galobart and O. Oms. 2005. Restos de huevos de dinosaurio en el Cretácico Superior del sinclinal de Vallcebre (Berguedà, provincia de Barcelona) [Remains of dinosaur eggs in the Upper Cretaceous of the Vellcebre syncline (Berguedà, Barcelona province)]. Revista Española de Paleontología Num.Ext.10:49-57 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 164927: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 05.01.2015, edited by Matthew Carrano

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