Playa de España tracksite (Jurassic of Spain)

Where: Asturias, Spain (43.5° N, 5.6° W: paleocoordinates 35.8° N, 6.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lastres Formation, Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; gray, green sandstone and gray marl

• "gray or greenish-gray sandstones, superposed on dark gray marls, often with dessication cracks"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, trace

Reposited in the AMNH

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: J. C. García-Ramos and M. Valenzuela. 1977. Hallazgo de huellas de pisada de vertebrados en el Jurasico de la costa asturiana entre Gijon y Ribadesella [. Breviora Geologica Asturica 21(2):17-21 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 187361: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 24.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Dinosauria -