Moli del Baró-1 (Cretaceous of Spain)

Where: Cataluña, Spain (42.1° N, 1.0° E: paleocoordinates 34.1° N, 0.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Conques Formation (Tremp Group), Late/Upper Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• Upper part of the ‘lower red unit’

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coarse channel fill; fine-grained, brown sandstone

• Fluvial, meandering river environment; oxbow lake
• Fluvial sandstone and conglomerate bodies (meander point bar and channel infilling) are common

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2002, 2007, 2020–2011

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ),

Primary reference: B. Vila, R. Gaete, A. Galobart, O. Oms, J. Peralba and J. Escuer. 2006. Nuevos hallazgos de dinosaurios y otros tetrápodos continentales en los Pirineos sur-centrales y orientales: resultados preliminares [New discoveries of dinosaurs and other continental tetrapods in the south-central and eastern Pyrenees: preliminary results]. III Jornadas Internacionales sobre Paleontología de Dinosaurios y su Entorno Actas:365-378 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 148950: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 27.07.2013, edited by Matthew Carrano

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Dinosauria -
Dinosauria indet.3 Owen 1842 dinosaur
 Saurischia -
Titanosauria indet.5 Bonaparte and Coria 1993 sauropod
 Saurischia - Titanosauridae
Megaloolithus baghensis4 Khosla and Sahni 1995 titanosaurid
 Neornithischia -
Hadrosauroidea indet.2 Huene 1954 bird foot dinosaur
MCD 5089, ischium; maxilla, tibia, fibula; MCD-5282 (dentary)
 Crocodylia -
Crocodylia indet.1 Owen 1842 crocodilian