Puerta de la Muralla (Jurassic to of Cuba)

Also known as Plesiosaur locality

Where: Cuba (22.5° N, 83.1° W: paleocoordinates 5.8° N, 53.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Artemesia Formation, Late/Upper Oxfordian to Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 100.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. Iturralde-Vinent and M. A. Norell. 1996. Synopsis of Late Jurassic marine reptiles from Cuba. American Museum Novitates 3164:1-17 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139716: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 16.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Sauropterygia -
Plesiosauria indet. de Blainville 1835 plesiosaur
MNHNH P3006 [33701], fragmentary limb girdle