Aguada de la Peña, Ischigualasto (PVL 2559) (Triassic of Argentina)

Where: San Juan, Argentina (29.2° S, 68.7° W: paleocoordinates 45.9° S, 34.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Scaphonyx-Exaeretodon-Herrerasaurus other zone, Cancha de Bochas Member (Ischigualasto Formation), Carnian (237.0 - 228.0 Ma)

• middle third of formation

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Scaglia in 1961

Collection methods: mechanical,

Primary reference: O. A. Reig. 1963. La presencia de dinosaurios saurisquios en los "Estratos de Ischigualasto" (Mesotriasico Superior) de las provincias de San Juan y La Rioja (República Argentina) [The presence of saurischian dinosaurs in the "Ischigualasto beds" (upper Middle Triassic) of San Juan and La Rioja Provinces (Argentine Republic)]. Ameghiniana 3(1):3-20 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 52748: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 19.08.2005, edited by Richard Butler

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Saurischia indet. Seeley 1888 saurischian
PVL 2559