Finca Grau (Jurassic to of Cuba)

Also known as Plesiosaur locality

Where: Pinar del Río, Cuba (22.7° N, 83.6° W: paleocoordinates 22.8° N, 83.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Jagua Formation, Middle Oxfordian to Middle Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 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 139718: 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
USNM 18697, two vertebrae