Salitral Ojo de Agua (general) (Cretaceous to of Argentina)

Where: Río Negro, Argentina (39.5° S, 67.4° W: paleocoordinates 42.3° S, 53.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Allen Formation (Malargüe Group), Late/Upper Campanian to Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 66.0 Ma)

• upper part of formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial; sandstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected in 1980s–2009

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

• Collected starting in late 1980s.

Primary reference: R. A. Coria. 2001. New theropod from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia. In D. H. Tanke & K. Carpenter (ed.), Mesozoic Vertebrate Life 3-9 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 28459: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 14.02.2003, edited by Jonathan Tennant

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia -
Titanosauria indet.3 Bonaparte and Coria 1993 sauropod
MGPIFD-GR 118, basicranium
 Avetheropoda - Alvarezsauridae
Bonapartenykus ultimus n. gen. n. sp.1
Bonapartenykus ultimus n. gen. n. sp.1 Agnolin et al. 2012 coelurosaur
MPCA 1290
 Avetheropoda - Arriagadoolithidae
Arriagadoolithus patagoniensis n. gen. n. sp.1 Agnolin et al. 2012 coelurosaur
MPCA 1290
 Saurischia - Abelisauridae
Quilmesaurus curriei n. gen. n. sp.
Quilmesaurus curriei n. gen. n. sp. Coria 2001 ceratosaur
 Neornithischia -
Iguanodontia indet.2 bird foot dinosaur
MEPyG-177