La Cautiva 2, RD-27 (Jurassic to of Spain)

Also known as Riodeva

Where: Teruel, Spain (40.1° N, 1.2° W: paleocoordinates 31.2° N, 8.1° E)

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Villar del Arzobispo Formation, Kimmeridgian to Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 145.0 Ma)

• high in formation

•Age of Villar del Arzobispo Formation constrained to Kimmeridgian-Tithonian by Campos-Soto et al. (2017), rather than Tithonian-Berriasian of older literature

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone and claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: R. Royo-Torres and A. Cobos. 2005. Presencia en Riodeva (Teruel) de la mayor vértebra caudal (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) de Europa [Presence in Riodeva of the largest caudal vertebra (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) in Europe]. Geogaceta 38:23-26 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 58761: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.02.2006

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Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Eusauropoda indet. Upchurch 1995 sauropod