Road between Viota and Portillo, Cundinamarca (Cretaceous of Colombia)

Where: Colombia (4.4° N, 74.6° W: paleocoordinates 0.9° S, 46.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Albian (112.0 - 109.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by J.V. Harrison; reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: W. J. Kennedy and H. C. Klinger. 2008. Cretaceous faunas from Zululand and Natal, South Africa. The ammonite subfamily Lyelliceratinae Spath, 1921. African Natural History 4:57-111 [L. Bulot/L. Bulot/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 177181: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 22.03.2016

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Prolyelliceratidae
Prolyelliceras prorsocurvatum Gerhardt 1897 ammonite