La Fundacíon (Jurassic of Venezuela)

Where: Táchira, Venezuela (7.8° N, 71.9° W: paleocoordinates 4.8° N, 41.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: La Quinta Formation, Early/Lower Jurassic (201.3 - 174.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by O. Odreman Rivas in 1992

Primary reference: M. R. Sánchez-Villagra, W. Brinkmann, and R. Lozsán. 2008. The Paleozoic and Mesozoic vertebrate record of Venezuela: an overview, summary of previous discoveries and report of a mosasaur from the La Luna Formation (Cretaceous). Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 82(2):113-124 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 135680: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 02.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Vertebrata -
Vertebrata indet. vertebrate
large tarsal or vertebral element