Also known as Teruel, Galve syncline
Where: Aragón, Spain (40.7° N, 0.7° W: paleocoordinates 30.6° N, 9.3° E)
• coordinate based on political unit
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Camarillas Formation, Early/Lower Barremian (130.0 - 125.5 Ma)
• Unit 5 is divided into an lower sub-unit (5-I) and an upper subunit (5-II).
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: deltaic; mudstone and sandstone
Size class: mesofossils
Collected by Herrero
• Material is in the J. M. Herrero collection (Galve).
•Mudstones contain Unionids, and vertebrate remains, including archosaurs and fish teeth. Channels contain fragments of vertebrates and plant remains, occasionally silicified. It is unclear whether these taxa are present at the Partida Poyales locality.
Primary reference: J. L. Sanz, A. D. Buscalioni, M.-L. Casanovas and J.-V. Santafé. 1987. Dinosaurios del Cretácico inferior de Galve (Teruel, España) [Dinosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous of Galve (Teruel, Spain)]. Estudios Geologicos, Volumen Extraordinario Galve-Tremp 45-64 [J. Alroy/R. Whatley/M. Carrano]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 36372: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Robin Whatley on 27.01.2004, edited by Matthew Carrano
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