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Sierra de Mogna (148 m) (Jurassic of Argentina)

Where: San Juan, Argentina (30.5° S, 68.5° W: paleocoordinates 31.0° S, 30.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Pelitic Member (Cañon del Colorado Formation), Early/Lower Jurassic (201.6 - 175.6 Ma)

• 148 m from base of formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. P. Milana, R. N. Martínez, and O. A. Alcober. 1995. A new dinosaur locality of Upper Triassic-Lower Jurassic age from San Juan province, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 15(3, suppl.):44A-45A [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 59370: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 29.03.2006

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