Praia de Porto de Mos (Cretaceous of Portugal)

Also known as Porto de Mós, Porto de Moz, Porto-de-Moz, Porto do Mos

Where: Centro, Portugal (37.1° N, 8.7° W: paleocoordinates 29.0° N, 0.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Aptian (122.5 - 113.0 Ma)

• top of Aptian (Clamseiesian/Gargasian)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: 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]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 232574: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 05.12.2023

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Theropoda -
? Theropoda indet. theropod
teeth, some bone fragments