Camino Canales, Galve (Cretaceous of Spain)

Also known as Teruel, CC

Where: Aragón, Spain (40.7° N, 0.9° W: paleocoordinates 30.7° N, 9.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: El Castellar Formation, Early/Lower Barremian (130.0 - 125.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: J. I. Canudo, O. Amo, G. Cuenca-Bescós, A. Meléndez, J. I. Ruiz-Omeñaca and A. R. Soria. 1997. Los vertebrados del Tithónico-Barremiense de Galve (Teruel, España) [The Tithonian-Barremian vertebrates of Galve (Teruel, Spain)]. Cuadernos de Geologia Ibérica 23:209-241 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 59076: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 09.03.2006, edited by Philip Mannion

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Taxonomic list

• also includes "crocodiloid" and "testudoid" eggshell types
 Hybodontiformes - Polyacrodontidae
"? Hybodus parvidens" = Polyacrodus parvidens
"? Hybodus parvidens" = Polyacrodus parvidens Woodward 1916 elasmobranch
  - Prismatoolithidae
Prismatoolithidae indet. Hirsch 1994 dinosaur
 Avetheropoda -
Coelurosauria indet.1 Huene 1914 coelurosaur
"unserrated teeth"
 Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae
Dromaeosauridae indet.1 Colbert and Russell 1969 coelurosaur
 Neornithischia - Iguanodontidae
Iguanodontidae indet.2 Bonaparte 1850 iguanodontid
 Loricata -
aff. Theriosuchus sp.3 Owen 1878 crocodilian