Aldeia de Juzo, Sintra area, level 8c (Cretaceous of Portugal)

Where: Portugal (38.7° N, 9.5° W: paleocoordinates 32.8° N, 0.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Valanginian (139.8 - 132.9 Ma)

• 4 m

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified, yellow, sandy limestone

Collection methods: bulk, surface (in situ),

Primary reference: J. Rey. 1972. Recherches géologiques sur le Crétacé inférieur de l'Estremadura (Portugal). Serviços Geologicos de Portugal 21:1-477 [L. Villier/L. Villier]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 65680: authorized by Loic Villier, entered by Loic Villier on 24.09.2006

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
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Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Ostreidae indet. Rafinesque 1815 oyster
Gastropoda
 Littorinoidea - Purpurinidae
 Heterobranchia - Nerineidae
Actinopteri
 Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae
Pycnodus sp. Agassiz 1835