Where: Kerman, Iran (31.0° N, 56.6° E: paleocoordinates 9.8° S, 42.4° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• local area-level geographic resolution
When: Shemshak Formation, Hettangian to Hettangian (201.3 - 182.7 Ma)
• "upper part" of formation. Tracks occur at two levels within this section of the formation.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: coastal; medium-grained, coarse, gray sandstone and fine-grained, gray sandstone
•lower horizon: "85-100 m of grey to white grey, medium to coarse grained quartzitic sandstone."
Size class: macrofossils
Collected by Y. Rezai, M. Shahrabi, M. Davoudzadeh, M. Mehrnush, & A. Lapparent in 1969–1970
Collection methods: surface (in situ), peel or thin section,
Primary reference: A. F. d. Lapparent and M. Davoudzadeh. 1972. Jurassic dinosaur footprints of the Kerman area, central Iran. Geological Survey of Iran Report 26:5-22 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 35283: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.11.2003
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