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St. Corneli, Tremp Area, lower Tremp Formation, Cataluna (Cretaceous of Spain)

Where: Cataluņa, Spain (42.2° N, 0.9° E: paleocoordinates 34.0° N, 0.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tremp Group, Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• some marine levels in the lower part of the formation

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

• some marine levels with corals and rudists intercalated with swamp deposits

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. Gallemi, R. Martinez, and J. M. Pons. 1983. Coniacian-Maastrichtian of the Tremp Area (South Central Pyrenees). Newsletters on Stratigraphy 12(1):1-17 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 67005: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 01.11.2006

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