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Les Llaus (LL) (Cretaceous of Spain)

Also known as Abella de la Conca

Where: Cataluña, Spain (42.2° N, 1.1° E: paleocoordinates 34.2° N, 0.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• from the "Lower Red Garumnian"

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: channel lag; sandstone and fine-grained sandstone

• "point bars deposited in meandering fluvial systems...[and] crevasse splay and levee deposits."
• "lutites and thick sandstone beds...[with] thinner strata composed of fine-grained sandstone"

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in the 1990s

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: M. L. Casanovas, X. Pereda-Suberbiola, J. V. Santafé and D. B. Weishampel. 1999. First lambeosaurine hadrosaurid from Europe: palaeobiogeographical implications. Geological Magazine 136(2):205-211 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 67138: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 09.11.2006

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