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Punta Espada, La Guajira - 38-42 m (pg. 148) (Cretaceous of Colombia)

Where: Colombia (12.1° N, 71.1° W: paleocoordinates 10.2° N, 39.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Barremian (130.0 - 125.5 Ma)

• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From unnamed lithostratigraphic unit, for which lithostratigraphic relationships are not reported. AGE: Early Barremian, on the basis of ammonite biostratigraphy. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: List representative of beds between 38 m and 42 m in local section.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; siliciclastic sediments

• SPECIFIC LITHOLOGY: Not translated. LITHIFICATION: Unknown.

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Bürgl

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

• COLLECTOR: H. Bürgl. REPOSITORY: Unknown.

Primary reference: H. Bürgl. 1960. Geologia de la Peninsula de la Guajira. Boletin Geologico 6(1-3):129-168 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 97674: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 22.08.2010

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