Also known as Teruel, Spain, Sta. Barbara, Santa Bárbara
Where: Teruel, Spain (40.7° N, 0.7° W: paleocoordinates 30.6° N, 9.3° E)
• coordinate based on political unit
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Unit 5 Member (Camarillas Formation), Early/Lower Barremian (130.0 - 125.5 Ma)
• Unit 5 is composed of two sub-units: 5-I (lower) and 5-II (upper). Diaz et al. 1984
•Sub-unit is not differentiated for this locality.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: deltaic; mudstone and sandstone
Size class: macrofossils
Collected by J. M. Herrero
• Unidad de Paleontología de la Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
•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 this locality.
Primary reference: M. Diaz, A. Yébenes, A. Goy and J. L. Sanz. 1984. Landscapes inhabited by Upper Jurassic/Lower Cretaceous archosaurs (Galve, Teruel, Spain). In W.-E. Reif & F. Westphal (ed.), Third Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems, Short Papers 67-72 [J. Alroy/R. Whatley/M. Carrano]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 36375: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Robin Whatley on 27.01.2004, edited by Matthew Carrano and Jonathan Tennant
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