Unit I (Cretaceous to of Spain)

Where: Spain (43.0° N, 2.8° W: paleocoordinates 30.8° N, 2.2° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Balmaseda Formation, Middle Albian to Middle Albian (109.0 - 99.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal shelf; cherty/siliceous limestone

• siliciclastic Tellamendi, shelf siliciclastics

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: P. A. Fernandez-Mendiola, I. Gomez-Perez, and J. Garcia-Mondejar. 2017. Aptian-Albian Carbonate Platforms: Central Basque-Cantabrian Basin, Northern Spain. AAPG Memoir 56(25):315-324 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184482: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 06.03.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Globigerinina - Favusellidae
 Globigerinina - Hedbergellidae
 Globigerinina - Rotaliporidae
Textulariina
 Orbitolinacea - Orbitolinidae
Orbitolina concava Lamarck 1816