Olhos de Água tracksite (Cretaceous to of Portugal)

Also known as Óbidos

Where: Portugal (39.4° N, 9.3° W: paleocoordinates 30.3° N, 0.9° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Olhos Amarelos e Pousio da Galeota Formation, Aptian to Aptian (125.0 - 100.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, trace

Primary reference: O. Mateus and M. T. Antunes. 2003. A new dinosaur tracksite in the Lower Cretaceous of Portugal. Ciências da Terra 15:253-262 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 50061: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 05.05.2005

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Theropoda -
Theropoda indet. theropod
5 "type 2" trackways, large
Theropoda indet. theropod
"type 3" trackway, medium
 Ornithischia -
Ornithopoda indet. ornithopod
poorly preserved
 Ornithischia - Iguanodontidae
Iguanodontidae indet. Bonaparte 1850 iguanodontid
5 "type 1" trackways