Tossal del Gassó tracksite (Cretaceous of Spain)

Also known as Tremp

Where: Cataluña, Spain (42.2° N, 1.1° W: paleocoordinates 34.3° N, 1.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• in the "Lower Red Garumnian" strata (middle/upper part of lower red unit), C29r

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "channel"; sandstone

• "fluvial, meandeirng streams, channel facies"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: B. Vila, O. Oms, V. Fondevilla, R. Gaete Galobart, V. Riera and J. I. Canudo. 2013. The latest succession of dinosaur tracksites in Europe: hadrosaur ichnology, track production and palaeoenvironments. PLoS ONE 8(9):e72579:1-15 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 171115: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 02.07.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Neornithischia - Iguanodontipodidae
Hadrosauropodus sp. Lockley et al. 2003 bird foot dinosaur
tracks