Also known as Rocha Pelejon, Teruel, Spain
Where: Teruel, Spain (40.7° N, 0.7° W: paleocoordinates 31.0° N, 9.0° E)
• coordinate based on political unit
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: El Castellar Formation, Late/Upper Hauterivian (136.4 - 130.0 Ma)
• Can't find reference to "Unit 3/4" in Diaz and Yebenez 1987. Comments below refer to units 3 and 4.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: deltaic; sandy siliciclastic sediments and mixed carbonate-siliciclastic
Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils
Collection methods: Material is in the J. M. Herrero collection (Galve).
•Unit 4: abundant Charophytes, Bivalves, Gastropods, fish teeth and vertebrate remains.
Primary reference: A. D. Buscalioni and J. L. Sanz. 1987. Cocodrilos del Cretacico Inferior de Galve (Teruel, España). Estudios Geologicos (Madrid) extr.:23-43 [J. Alroy/R. Whatley/J. Alroy]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 36378: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Robin Whatley on 27.01.2004, edited by Matthew Carrano and Philip Mannion
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