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Drable-Palmitas (Cretaceous to of Uruguay)

Also known as Soriano

Where: Soriano, Uruguay (33.9° S, 57.5° W: paleocoordinates 37.5° S, 42.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Del Palacio Member (Asencio Formation), Campanian to Campanian (84.9 - 66.0 Ma)

• "upper Senonian"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; brown sandstone

• light-brown sandstone, with rounded quartz, pale cement, and chalcedony

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Berro in 1927

Collection methods: quarrying, surface (in situ), mechanical,

Primary reference: F. v. Huene. 1929. Terrestrische Oberkreide in Uruguay [The terrestrial Upper Cretaceous in Uruguay]. Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie Abteilung B 1929:107-112 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 59147: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 15.03.2006, edited by Philip Mannion

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