Castillo-Lasarte (Cretaceous of Spain)

Also known as Mosasaur locality

Where: Alava, Spain (42.0° N, 2.6° W: paleocoordinates 32.7° N, 0.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Vitoria Formation, Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: N. Bardet, X. Pereda Suberbiola, and J. C. Coral. 2006. A tylosaurine Mosasauridae (Squamata) from the Late Cretaceous of the Basque-Cantabrian region. Estudios Geológicos 62(1):213-218 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141931: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 03.04.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Squamata - Mosasauridae
Tylosaurus sp. Marsh 1872 mosasaur
MCNA 1654, an isolated tooth