Praia da Foia do Carro tracksite: Late/Upper Jurassic, Portugal
collected by M. do Carmo Ramalho 1995

List of taxa
Where & when
Geology
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia
Brontopodus sp. Farlow et al. 1989
2 individuals
see common names

Geography
Country:Portugal State/province:Algarve
Coordinates: 37.1° North, 8.8° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:31.4° North, 0.2° East
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Time
Period:Jurassic Epoch:Late/Upper Jurassic
10 m.y. bin:Jurassic 5-6
Key time interval:Late/Upper Jurassic
Age range of interval:161.50000 - 145.00000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphy
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Stratigraphy comments: two levels; "Portlandian B"
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Taphonomy
Modes of preservation:mold/impression,trace
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Spatial orientation:life position
Associated major elements:many
Temporal resolution:snapshot
Spatial resolution:autochthonous
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:surface (in situ),observed (not collected)
Reason for describing collection:general faunal/floral analysis
Collectors:M. do Carmo Ramalho Collection dates:1995
Metadata
Database number:206005
Authorizer:M. Carrano Enterer:M. Carrano
Modifier:M. Carrano Research group:vertebrate
Created:2019-10-28 10:35:20 Last modified:2023-12-05 15:10:06
Access level:the public Released:2019-10-28 10:35:20
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

86731. V. F. Santos, P. Dantas, J. Moratalla, P. Terrinha, C. Coke, M. Agostinho, and A. M. Galopim Carvalho. 2000. Primeiros vestígios de dinossáurios na orla Mesozóica Algarvia, Portugal [First traces of dinosaurs on the Mesozoic coast of Algarve, Portugal]. In J. B. Diez & A. C. Balbino (ed.), Paleontologia em Portugal: História e Colaborações Espanha-Portugal. I Congresso Ibérico de Paleontología e XVI Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología Abstracts:20-21 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]

Secondary references:

76505 V. F. dos Santos and L. A. Rodrigues. 2005. Scientific and cultural significance of some Portuguese dinosaur tracksites. International Symposium on Dinosaurs and Other Vertebrates Palaeoichnology. Abstract Book 62 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]
70662 V. F. Santos. 2016. Dinosaur tracks in the southwest Algarve Basin. Comunicações Geológicas 103(Especial 1):117-120 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]