Praia das Almoinhas (Jurassic of Portugal)

Where: Portalegre, Portugal (39.2° N, 8.2° W: paleocoordinates 33.0° N, 1.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Praia da Amoreira-Porto Novo Member (Lourinhã Formation), Early/Lower Tithonian (150.8 - 145.0 Ma)

• orig. Sobral Mb. of Farta Pao Fm.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in the 1940s

Primary reference: A. F. d.e. Lapparent and G. Zbyszewski. 1957. Les dinosauriens du Portugal [The dinosaurs of Portugal]. Mémoires des Services Géologiques du Portugal, nouvelle série 2:1-63 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 49256: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 12.04.2005, edited by Philip Mannion

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Sauropoda indet. Marsh 1878 sauropod