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São Jose do Río Preto (Cretaceous of Brazil)

Where: São Paulo, Brazil (20.8° S, 49.4° W: paleocoordinates 25.4° S, 30.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Bauru Group, Senonian (89.3 - 66.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by Von Ihering in 1911

Collection methods: salvage,

Primary reference: A. W. A. Kellner and D. d. A. Campos. 2000. Brief review of dinosaur studies and perspectives in Brazil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 72(4):509-538 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 51626: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 09.06.2005

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