Las Cerradicas 2, Galve (Jurassic to of Spain)

Also known as Las Cerradicas II

Where: Aragón, Spain (40.7° N, 0.9° W: paleocoordinates 31.6° N, 8.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• above levels of Cuesta Lonsal site

•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; marl

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected in the 1970s

Primary reference: J. L. Barco, J. I. Canudo, J. I. Ruiz-Omeñaca and R. Royo-Torres. 1999. Bones, teeth and tracks: about sauropod dinosaur remains from Aragón (northeastern Spain). In J. I. Canudo & G. Cuenca-Bescós (eds.), IV European Workshop on Vertebrate Paleontology, Albarracin, Spain. Universidad de Zaragoza 22-23 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 58764: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.02.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Saurischia -
Sauropoda indet.2 sauropod
MPG S-LC-1; fragment of femur
 Avetheropoda -
Maniraptoriformes indet.1 Holtz and Padian 1995 coelurosaur
MPZ 01/98
 Neornithischia - Dryosauridae
cf. Valdosaurus sp.2 Galton 1977 bird foot dinosaur
MPG C.A.S. 14