Corral d’en Parera (Triassic of Spain)

Where: Barcelona, Spain (41.8° N, 2.3° E: paleocoordinates 4.7° N, 16.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Middle Buntsandstein Formation, Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Selles, Bolet, Fortuny in 2009

Collection methods: chemical, mechanical,

• IPS, Institut de Paleontologia de Sabadell, collections housed at the Institut Català de Paleontologia Miquel Crusafont (Sabadell, Spain).

Primary reference: J. Fortuny, A. Bolet, A. G. Selles and A. Galobart. 2014. A potential record of a procolophonid parareptile from the Triassic of the Iberian Peninsula. Geologica Acta 12(2):121-126 [R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 171375: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 09.07.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Procolophonia - Procolophonidae
Procolophonidae indet. Lydekker 1889 parareptile
IPS-60866, sandstone block containing three tooth-bearing bones (premaxilla, ?maxilla and mandible), two cranial bone fragments (?vomer and maxilla) and an interclavicle.