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Cingles del Boixader tracksite (Cretaceous of Spain)

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

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Red Garumnian Formation (Tremp Group), Late/Upper Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• upper part of lower red unit; lower half of C29r; 14 m below K/Pg boundary. Stratigraphically equivalent to sites at La Mata del Vuidà, Vall d'Ariet, and Mas de Morull.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "channel"; sandstone

• "fluvial, braided streams, channel facies"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, trace

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: B. Vila, A. Galobart, and O. Oms. 2005. Nuevos yacimientos con huellas de dinosaurio en el Cretácico Superior del sinclinal de Vallcebre (Fm. Tremp, Pirineo Suroriental) [New localities with dinosaur tracks in the Upper Cretaceous of the Vallcebre syncline (Tremp Fm., southeastern Pyrenees)]. In G. Meléndez, C. Martínez-Pérez, S. Ros, H. Botella, & P. Plasencia (eds.), Miscelánea Paleontológica 6:415-425 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 170041: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 12.06.2015

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