Barranc de Guixers-2 tracksite (Cretaceous of Spain)

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

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• lower red unit, C29r, 60 m below K/Pg boundary

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "channel"; lithology not reported

• "fluvial, meandeirng streams, channel facies"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, trace

Collection methods: surface (in situ), peel or thin section,

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 171119: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 02.07.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia -
? Sauropoda indet. Marsh 1878 sauropod
MCD-5164
 Neornithischia - Iguanodontipodidae
Hadrosauropodus sp. Lockley et al. 2003 bird foot dinosaur
tracks