Serrote do Pimenta tracksite (SOES) (Cretaceous of Brazil)

Also known as Leonardi locality 61, Sousa, Fazenda Estreito Farm, Serrote Verde

Where: Paraíba, Brazil (6.7° S, 38.2° W: paleocoordinates 6.5° S, 5.6° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Antenor Navarro Formation (Rio do Peixe Group), Early/Lower Cretaceous (145.0 - 100.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: alluvial fan; fine-grained, red sandstone and yellow sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collected by G. Leonardi in 1979, 1981, 1983, 1988

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: G. Leonardi. 1981. As localidades com rastros fósseis de tetrápodes na América Latina [Localities with fossil tetrapod tracks in Latin America]. In Y. T. Sanguinetti (ed.), Anais II Congresso Latino-Americano de Paleontologia 2:929-940 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 58792: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.02.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Reptilia
 Saurischia -
 Avetheropoda -
Carnosauria indet.2 carnosaur
 Ornithischia - Nodosauridae
Nodosauridae indet.3 Marsh 1890 ornithischian
"quadrupedal dinosaur...new form"
 Neornithischia - Iguanodontipodidae
Caririchnium magnificum n. gen. n. sp.1
Caririchnium magnificum n. gen. n. sp.1 Leonardi 1984 bird foot dinosaur
 Squamata -
Lacertilia indet.2 lizard
"lacertoid"