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Los Villares Formation Arroyo de Pedroche sections 1&2 (Cambrian of Spain)

Where: Spain (38.0° N, 4.8° W: paleocoordinates 59.5° S, 109.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Badulesia other zone, Lower Member (Los Villares Formation), Middle Cambrian (513.0 - 501.0 Ma)

• Leonian to lower Caeseraugustinian (Badulesia zone)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: transition zone or lower shoreface; lithified sandstone and lithified siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: E. Liñán, M.E. Dies, J.A.G. Vintaned, R. Gozalo, E. Mayoral and F. Muñiz. 2005. Lower Ovetian (Lower Cambrian) trilobites and biostratigraphy of the Pedroche Formation (Sierra de Córdoba, southern Spain) . Géobios 38:365-381 [S. Peters/S. Peters/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 55265: authorized by Shanan Peters, entered by Shanan Peters on 04.10.2005