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Serranía de Cocinas, Guajira Peninsula, Columbia (Jurassic of Colombia)

Also known as Reef 2083

Where: Colombia (11.8° N, 71.6° W: paleocoordinates 11.2° N, 41.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Jipi Formation (Cocinas Group), Early/Lower Kimmeridgian (155.7 - 150.8 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified reef rocks

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, peel or thin section,

Primary reference: O. F. Geyer. 1968. Nota sobre la posición estratigráfica y la fauna de corales del Jurásico superior en la Península de la Guajira (Colombia). Boletín de Geología (Bucaramanga) 24:9-22 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling] more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34736: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 18.09.2003

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